Award & Certification

National Business Excellence Awards 2018

Talawakelle Creates History by being Adjudged overall winner

  • Extra Large Category - Gold
  • Agriculture and Plantation Sector - Gold
  • Excellence in Capacity Building - Gold
  • Excellence in Performance Management - Gold
  • Excellence in Local Market Reach - Silver
  • Excellence in Environmental Sustainability - Silver
  • Excellence in Corporate Governance - Merit Award
  • Corporate Social Responsibility - Merit Award

CA - Annual Report Awards 2018


Presidential Environment Awards

Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC Sweeps the Board

Talawakelle Tea Estates Won Presidential Environment Awards for the 5th Consecutive Year. Five of its Estates Won Silver, Bronze and Merit Awards at the Presidential Environment Awards Ceremony 2018.

TTEL is the only Regional Plantation Company which received this prestigious Awards to recognize it’s commitment towards protecting the environment.

  • Bearwell Estate - Gold
  • Radella Estates - Silver
  • Somerset Estates - Silver
  • Mattakelle Estates - Merit Award
  • Dessford Estates - Merit Award

Asia Sustainability reporting Award Ceremony was held in Singapore on 06th February 2018.TTEL is the only plantation company and only Sri Lankan company to receive this award at the ceremony.

TTEL won Asia’s best Integrated Report – Award- (Highly Commended) and winner was TATA Steel (India) among so many reputed companies around Asia. The commercial bank won this award in 2015 was the only Sri Lankan company to receive this award previously.

Other than the above TTEL was shortlisted for Asia’s Best Sustainability Report within the Annual report on the same occasion.


Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards-2017 - TTEL

  • Asia’s Best Integrated Report ( Highly Commended)
  • Asia’s Best Sustainability Report within Annual Report (Finalist) Only company from Sri Lanka to win an award

CA Annual Report Awards - Gold


Best presented Annual Report Awards & SAARC Anniversary Awards (Agricultural Sector) - 2nd Runner-up


National Business Excellence Awards- TTEL

  • Excellence in Environmental Sustainability - Gold
  • Excellence in Corporate Governance - Silver
  • Agriculture & Plantation Sector – Merit
  • Excellence in Corporate Social Responsibility - Merit

Presidential Environmental Awards - Plantation Sector

  • Holyrood - Silver
  • Deniyaya – Bronze
  • Mattakelle / Bearwell - Merit