The Secretariat of the Local Government Department is headed by the Additional Chief Secretary. He is assisted by Special/ Additional/ Joint/ Deputy /Under Secretaries for the discharge of day to day functions.
The secretariat work is divided into mainly four branches as follows:
- LG1-works and issues related to Municipal corporations
- LG2-works and issues related to Improvement Trusts
- LG3-works and issues related to Municipal Councils
- LG4-Coordination Branch