historyThe Institute of Quantity Surveyors is in the process of updating the record of its history while compiling related materials. The institute requests its members’ contribution. Please share relevant materials, such as photographs and documents, and any information that is not shown in our history page.

This work will cover history of Quantity Surveying in Sri Lanka, thus not limited to the period after establishment of IQSSL. Information on early days Quantity Surveying practices in Sri Lanka is also of high importance. If you can recall, of if you know of someone who can recall such information (especially from the period before 1980) please inform us.

Send any electronic materials to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject title “For IQSSL history book”. Send other materials to Ch.QS Mahinda Gunawardena, Chair of Quantity Surveying Publications Board (telephone: +94 777 399 162).