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Procedure NameCertification of Environmental management system




Responsible Agency       


Sri Lanka Standards Institution
17 Victoria Place (Lane adjoining Telecommunication Regulatory Commission)
Elvitigala Mawatha
Colombo 08.

Phone: 94 11 2671567-72

Legal base of the Procedure

Sri Lanka Standards Institution Act

Processing Fee

Brocure   Fee                  -    LKR 2500/=

Stage-1 and Adequancy Audit Fee    -    LKR 40 000/=

Stage-2 Audit Fee     - LKR 6 000/= per assessor man-day plus expenses for travel/stay

 Annual Registration Fee

ISO 14001    Certificate holders with the Accreditation Mark  LKR 80,000/=

Certificate holders without the Accreditation Mark    LKR 60,000/=


LKR 6000/= per assessor per day plus expenses for travel/stay of assessor which will be charged at cost.

The VAT + NBT 2% applicable with respect to each item indicated above has to be paid along with the relevant fee.


Required Documents 

No.  Type  Note


Application Form

2 EMS documents Manual and aspect register


Process Steps



Step 1

Duly fill and submit the Application and the complete set of EMS documents

Step 2 Adequacy audit 
Step 3 Make improvements to the EMS system by correcting deficiencies
Step 4 Conduct stage I audit
Step 5 Make improvements to the system by correcting deficiencies in stage I Audit
Step 6 Conduct Final Assessment (stage II audit)
Step 7 Submit corrective actions for non-conformities raised in the stage II audit
Step 8 Issuance of the EMS Certification


Post Certificate Process Steps

Step 1 Post-Certification Surveillance
Step 2 Annual Registration
Step 3 Re-certification after 03 years



The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
Application for Certification of Environmental management system 20-02-201820-02-2018Sri Lanka Standards InstituteThis is Dowload File
Pre-Assessment Questionnaires Form for Certification of Environmental management system 20-02-201820-02-2018Sri Lanka Standards InstituteThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Certification of Environmental management system Technical RegulationSri Lanka Standards InstituteEMS certification is a voluntary certification scheme of SLSI which supports the industry to comply with the requirements of the ISO 14001 standard and to demonstrate company's commitment to environmental protection. ISO 14001 standard does not set requirements for any environmental aspect such as emissions or discharges: instead organizations establish their own targets of control based on current performance data or to comply with regulatory requirementsSri Lanka Standards Institution Act31-12-9999Good