The department is headed by the Chief Administrative Officer and is mandated by the Public Service to provide technical support, guidance, coordination, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and effective and efficient execution of the Central Government and Council policies and regulations.
District staffing levels stand as: Health Department at 53%, Local staff at 40%, Primary Education staffing level stands at 87%, Secondary Education at 39% and Urban Councils 24%. This makes the over all staffing level at 66%.
The District is divided into three (3) constituencies with 15 rural Sub-counties and three (3) Town Councils. The District constitutes of 91 Parishes and 562 Villages. Nyabushozi County covers most of the District’s area as it comprises of 10 Sub-counties and 2 Town Councils while Kazo is comprised of 7 sub-counties and 1Town Council. The District Council is the highest political authority under the headship of the District Chairperson. The technical team is headed by the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and distributed in 11 departments. Each of the department has a head and under each department, there are a number of sections.