The Sri Lanka National Arbitration Centre (SLNAC) is the oldest institution in the country in the administration of arbitrations for the resolution of commercial disputes having been established and incorporated in the year 1985
The Arbitration Centre’s future role includes efforts to attract international arbitrations to Sri Lanka as a service provider and to make commercial dispute resolution by arbitration expeditiously, cost effective under due process of law.
On an average the centre conducts approximately twenty arbitration sittings per week. On a monthly basis the arbitration hearings total to near a hundred.
The Sri Lanka National Arbitration Centre has co-operation agreements with the Giant Triple “A” of the USA, Korean Commercial Arbitration Organization and also with the Australia International Arbitration Centre, Hong Kong and Singapore International Arbitration Centre’s.