Erected as the diocese of Kurunegala, separating from the territory of the Diocese of Chilaw in 1987, the diocese is saffragan to the Archdiocese of Colombo.
- Most Rev. Dr. Harold Anthony Perera
Diocesan Director of Education
- Rev. Fr. Tharanga Dilekshika
|St. Anne’s College||1867||Kurunegala||153|
|Holy Family Convent||1870||Kurunegala||150|
- Most Rev. Dr. Raymond Peiris, Bishop of Kurunegala from 1987 – 2009
- Most Rev. Dr. Harold Anthony Perera, Bishop of Kurunegala from 2009 –