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Exclusive Bitumen Distributor for country of Bangladesh

Lanka IOC PLC is and overseas venture of Fortune “Global 500” company Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. LIOC proposes to appoint Exclusive Bitumen Distributor for country of Bangladesh.Interested candidates may download the application from along with terms and conditions from

“The last date of submission of Application forms for “Bitumen Distributor” is extended up to 07th July 2020.”

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Lanka IOC Women’s day – 2020

The annual Women’s Day celebrations was held for the year 2020 at Lanka IOC Head Office on the 11th of March in order to recognize and appreciate the hard work of the female staff members within the company.The management of Lanka IOC appreciates the valuable contributions made by its female staff towards the success of the company’s vision and mission, thus consider it an honor to obtain the services of them in their journey of achieving the strategic objectives. Due to this very reason Lanka IOC has given this day considerable recognition in order to add value to the lives of the female strength within the company.



Inauguration of 4th EV Charging Station at Colombo

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Mr Manoj Gupta, MD Lanka IOC inaugurating the EV Charging Station


Mr. Manoj Gupta, MD, Lanka IOC, inaugurated the 4th EV charging station at M/s Felix Pereira & Sons retail outlet in Colombo in the presence of a distinguished gathering including esteemed customers, dealers of Lanka IOC, key personalities from the area and officials of Lanka IOC.

Speaking on the occasion MD, Lanka IOC stated that apart from regular facilities provided at all their retail outlets, Lanka IOC has gone a step ahead in fulfilling its commitment to a greener tomorrow by providing an ‘Electrical vehicle Charging Facility’ at this Retail Outlet for the use by all types of Electric vehicles and Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) vehicles. He emphasised the need to reduce fossil fuel consumption in the transportation and energy sector by switching to Electric Vehicles as it will go a long way in controlling air pollution and creating a green environment.

This is the most modern EV facility in Sri Lanka, which is a self-operational unit provided by M/s ChargeNET having its own usage mobile App. This Electric Vehicle (EV) charging facility is powered by ChargeNET smart mobile application, fully automated unmanned operation & cloud based back end system, which enables smart monitoring, smart payments, and station management for ultimate user experience.

Felix Pereira & Sons, Colombo is one of the flagship retail outlet of Lanka IOC, which is fully automated and having all modern facilities.

LANKA IOC PLC invites applications to appoint Distributors for Servo Lubricants in the following districts

  • Mannar • Vavuniya • Polonnaruwa •Matale • Kandy • Nuwara Eliya 
  • Badulla • Colombo/Outer Colombo • Hambantota.



Enclosure to Application Form for Servo Lube Distributors (LD).

 Guidelines to Candidates:

Note: Lanka IOC reserves the right to change the above “Area of Operation (Territory) at any point of time.

  • •We are on the lookout for strong, energetic and self-motivated associates to partner with us on this challenging but exciting and rewarding initiative. The associates are expected to spearhead the systematic distribution, promotion and selling of our products in the assigned area thereby participating with us in the exciting growth opportunity.

  • •Applicant should be an Individual or Firm (Proprietorship or Partnership) or Co-operative Society or Limited Company.


1.Sri Lankan by Citizenship.

2.Not less than 21 years of age and not more than 60 year of age on the date of application

3.Minimum A level or recognized equivalent. Preference for qualified professionals.

(i) If the candidate is an individual he/she should be domiciled or be resident or have established business in Sri Lanka.

(ii) If the candidate is a Partnership firm, at least one partner should be domiciled or be resident or have established business or the partnership firm itself should have established business in Sri Lanka.

(iii)  If the candidate is a Co-operative Society or Limited Company, the society or company as the case may be, should have established business in Sri Lanka.
1.SOUND to initially generate a working capital of minimum Rs.1-10 million.
2.Limited Companies & Registered Co-operative Societies/Consumer Co-operative Societies making a net profit for the previous two consecutive financial years as certified by Chartered Accountant can apply provided they do not have any criminal records. AGE AND EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA WILL NOT BE APPLICABLE IN THESE CASES.
3.Candidates convicted for any criminal offence including that of moral turpitude / economic offences (other than Freedom Struggle), are not eligible to apply.
4.In case of partnership firm, each partner should individually meet the eligibility criteria except 3(ii). Partnership firm must meet the eligibility criteria 3(ii) as a whole.
5.Existing Lube Distributors of LIOC are not eligible to apply. LD whose distributorship contract has expired before the date of application and there is no renewal request pending at LIOC as on the date of application can apply.
6.Existing Stockists / Distributors of competing brand of Servo can apply. On selection and appointment the person is to resign from the Stockiest ship / Distributorship of the competing brand & resignation accepted within three months of appointment as LD.
7.Firm/Proprietor/Partners of any Lube manufacturing firm are not eligible to apply. Limited Company/Registered co-operative society manufacturing Lubricants are not eligible to apply. Chairman/Managing Director/Directors or any other functionary of any Limited company manufacturing Lubricants can apply as individual. Once selected and received LOI for the Lube distributorship, such applicant is to resign from any capacity in the Limited Company and board resolution accepting such resignation to be submitted to LIOC before appointment as Lube Distributorship.
8.Candidates with successfully demonstrated capability in redistribution for at least 3 years as dealership of products like chemicals, gases, machinery spare parts, lubricants etc) would be preferred. Capabilities in Lubricant distribution would be an added advantage.
9.The candidate selected as LD shall be a full time working distributorship. Further, details of the eligibility criteria and conditions as mentioned in the Application Form shall apply.
10.Application form can also be downloaded from our Website
11.Application forms and enclosures complete in all respect must be submitted in duplicate so as to reach the following office address on or before 1600 hrs on 22nd January 2020. The company reserves the right to cancel/ withdraw/ amend this advertisement or extend the due date at its sole discretion without assigning any reason.

Senior Vice President (Lubes Marketing & Production), 


West Tower, World Trade Centre,

Echelon Square, Colombo 01.

For any further clarifications, Please contact following personnel with the given contact numbers.


Ms. Shalini Sureshkumar –Executive Supply & Distribution :– 075 9 278 056

Mr.Viraj Prasath –Asst.Manager Sales  : – 075 9 27 8057

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Lanka IOC commences supplies of VLSFO 0.5% Sulfur IMO 2020 compliant Bunkers at Trincomalee

Lanka IOC commences supplies of VLSFO 0.5% Sulfur IMO 2020 compliant Bunkers at Trincomalee. The very first VLSFO supply was given thru LIOC’s Time Chartered barge Ocean Trinco to the receiving vessel MV Mykonos Seas. Earlier, the very first import consignment of VLSFO was received at Trincomalee Terminal from the tanker MT Purity which was shipped from IndianOil Corporation ex Kandla Port, India.




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The first fortnightly draw of ‘Abans – Lanka IOC Seasonal Bonanza – Tank up & Win’ was held on 20thNovember 2019 at Lanka IOC Head office, in presence of representative from the Department of Revenue, Western Province and senior management from both Lanka IOC and Abans.

The promotion will be valid till 31stDecember 2019 at 68 Petrol Shed  of Lanka IOC in the districts of Colombo and Gampaha. The Grand Draw will be held in January 2020.

LIOC partners with DFCC bank to expand ATM Network

Lanka IOC signed agreement with DFCC bank for installation of 8 Nos. of ATM at our Retail Outlets. This would indeed facilitate to make RO forecourt as a place of happenings & would render valued customer experience.
Signing of agreement took place with DFCC bank CEO, Mr. Lakshman Silva, in presence of their Sr. Management. DFCC bank is one of leading bank of Sri Lanka and having appox 4000 ATMs across the island.

The untiring effort by LIOC stands as testament of our commitment to enhance customer convenience for valued customer.

Lanka IOC : Launch of Sales Promotion Campaign || Seasonal Bonanza by Lanka IOC

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Lanka IOC in association with the Abans Group kickstarted a mega sales promotion campaign throughout Colombo and Gampaha in the Island Nation. It is always a great time for Lanka IOC to wish our valuable customer on this occasion of Christmas and New Year.

While interacting with august presence of media Mr Manoj Gupta, MD, Lanka IOC conveyed that parallel to the campaign, yet integral to it, is Lanka IOC’s commitment to citizen safety and driving/fueling ecosystems. Lanka IOC believes that responsibility also begins with the Corporate sector and is consequentially underscoring the need to evolve fueling, marketing and social behavior into an integrated “marketplace.” Safety, duties and responsibilities have to be factored into every aspect of this ecosystem.” He also added, ” we are heavily invested in Citizen and Driver safety and their well being is our reward.”

On the side-lines of the event, Lanka IOC and Abans Group CEO emphasized the importance of the tie-up and the takeaways of the offer which will last through December 31st. Abans is the exclusive distributors of Apple, Hyundai, LG, Oppo, Hero, Suzuki, Vespa in the islands.

Highlighting the key benefits and with this exclusive tie up with Lanka IOC Mr Darshana Munasinge CEO of the Abans Group stated, “Abans is happy to be partnered with Lanka IOC PLC for this unique Joint promotion that is carried out at 68 petrol sheds in Colombo and Gampaha areas.


Following are the some important feature of this campaign:

· 02 Bikes worth LKR 3,88,000 upwards.
· 12 LED TVs
· Total gifts worth 1 Million worth is being sponsored by Abans group


Minimum Purchase Value of Petrol/ XtraPremium by customer :

· For 2 Wheeler : LKR 200
· For 4 Wheeler : LKR 500


Following are the key features of the campaign :

Customers need to send a SMS as follows :

ABANS<space>Pump Unique ID<space>Cash Memo No to : 712338888

Customer are getting a reply SMS “Thank you for participating in Lanka IOC Aban campaign”. Your transaction id is xxx123. Please save this for future reference for draw.

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· The scheme is being communicated to the customers through Hoardings, banners, standees, social media and leaflet distribution being done by Aban group. Such publicity costs are being undertaken by Aban Group only.


Role of dealers of Lanka IOC

· The dealers is participating by creating awareness of the scheme through the pump attendants and communicating the details to the customers visiting the outlets. No participation charges is taken from Dealers.

Team Lanka IOC is very much enthusiastic in conducting this campaign, which is certainly going to enhance our engagement with different stake holders.



Notice for appointment of retail outlet dealers (petrol shed)

LANKA IOC PLC has created a new Petrol Sheds experience in Sri Lanka for the esteemed customers through services that add value to the offerings at the Petrol Sheds developed by the company over a period of time. Lanka IOC is committed to serve for the petroleum needs of the nation by providing fuels of international standards in Sri Lanka, In our endeavor to expand the Retail network throughout the island, we are looking for dynamic entrepreneurs who possess suitable land for setting up Petrol Shed and are willing to partner with Lanka IOC in providing the best fuel and services to the customers.


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Appointment of Regular Retail Outlet