Govi Shakthi Credit Scheme


  • To purchase farm equipments - ​Agricultural Water Pump, Sprayer, Reaper, Paddy Thresher, Draught Animal and construction of Dug Well and "Wee Bissa", Two Wheel Tractor and Combined Harvester, Four Wheel Tractor and Combined Harvester and construction of Paddy Stores.


Loan Amount

  • Minimum Rs. 50,000.00 to Maximum Rs. 1,500,000/-


Repayment Period 

  • 3 to 5 years


​Equity contribution 

  • 10% to 25% of total project cost


Area of Operation 

  • Island – wide


* Conditions Apply

(Bank of Ceylon holds the authority to change, add or revise any condition, term or statement in this facility)


For more information, please contact the Manager at your nearest BOC Branch or call centre: 011 220 4444

Development Banking Division, 
20th Floor, Bank of CeylonHead Office,
No: 01, BOC Square, Bank of Ceylon Mawatha,
Colombo: 01.
Tel: 011 220 4525 / 011 220 4526 / 011220 4527,
Fax: 011 2448606

Who will be eligible
  • Be a citizen of Sri Lanka
  • Be a Customer of the Bank of Ceylon
  • Be a permanent resident of the area
  • Be able to provide the collateral required by the bank
  • Be over 18 years and up to 55 years (if above 55 years with a family member as a co-borrower)
  • The borrower / spouse should possess ownership or leasehold rights on the cultivable land (Paddy or highland)
  • Possess a Savings Account and a Ran Govithanpath Account, if not -new accounts may be opened and be encouraged to build up savings from the project income
  • Should not be a willful defaulter, if a genuine defaulter- installments and interest on the re-scheduled loan, if any should have been paid up to date.