Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
+94 11 2 449 170
Main functions of the division
Vessel Monitoring System
Instant monitoring and reporting of about 1500 multi-day fishing vessels engaged in fishing in international seas registered under the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources through the vessel monitoring system operating using satellite technology, in accordance with international maritime laws and conventions.
Through the Vessel Monitoring System established under the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, automatic monitoring of the position of fishing vessels at sea by the vessel monitoring studio.