1. Become a professional body that interacts with the public and the government and its agencies in implementing national policies especially in the field related to dams
  2. Become the sole representative of Malaysia at the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD) and carry out its activities

  3. Create and organize research, produce guidelines or research on aspects related to dams related areas

  4. Produce and disseminate information on issues in the field related to dams

  5. Protect the general welfare of members

  6. Improve the professionalism among members