Established by the Act No. 43 of 1950 Industrial Disputes Act
Hear the termination of an employee service by his employer.
When Gratuity Act is not applicable, determine the gratuity or other benefits are outstanding him on termination of his service.
Hear, Such other matters relating to terms of employment and condition.
A petition in terms of aforesaid matters can be filed in Labour tribunal by workmen, trade union or Attorney at Law. The application must be filed within 6 months of the date of termination.
Established in most of the Districts. Presently 18 Labor Tribunal Functioning in the Island : 6 Tribunals are in Colombo, 2 in Kandy and one each in Awissawala, Badulla, Batticaloa, Galle, Hatton and Etc.