Departments and administrative bodies

The district administration’s administrative bodies are grouped together as departments.

Department I

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District Administrator Michael Cyriax

Department I – District Administrator Michael Cyriax

Personnel, organisation, digitalisation and IT, finance, law, investments, fire safety and rescue services, construction and real estate


10 – Main office
Organisational development, digitalisation and IT, central services, economics and tourism, volunteer work, data protection

11 – Personnel office
Human resources management, equal opportunities office

14 – Audit office
Audits of the district administration and towns and local communities belonging to the district

20 – Finance and accounting
Budget, financial accounting, billing, enforcement, cash management, housing, insurances

30 – Legal department
Legal matters, opposition board, elections, land register matters, local authorities, commercial interests

38 – Office for fire protection and rescue services
Fire-fighting, fire and industrial protection, rescue service, control centre, emergency services, civil protection

66 – Building construction and real estate
Newly constructed buildings, building maintenance, facility management, meeting service, janitorial services, real estate, property matters

Department II

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District councillor Madlen Overdick

Department II - District councillor Madlen Overdick

Security, order, foreign nationals, integration, health, construction, environmental and climate protection, waste management


33 - Public safety and order office
Foreign nationals, asylum matters, citizenship, civil status, trade, hunting and fisheries commission, forestry, weapons matters, integration

53 - Local health authority
Medical supervision, health protection, environmental health, paediatric, dental, social psychiatric and medical service, care for disabled people, coordination office for people with disabilities, TB care, AIDS counselling, non-medical practitioner matters

63 - Office for construction and the environment
Construction supervision, local planning, protection of historic buildings and monuments, environmental protection and emission control, climate protection/energy competence centre, local lower nature conservation authority, lower water and soil protection authority, land reclamation, local and regional planning, chimney sweep, waste management, mixed orchards

Department III

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District councillor Johannes Baron

Department III – District councillor Johannes Baron
Transport, district roads, mobility, public transport, local job centre, social affairs and basic income support


36 – Road traffic department
Driving licenses, motor vehicle registration, district roads, road traffic matters, local mobility

50 – Local job centre
Job-Offensive, basic security benefits for job seekers, services to help people integrate into work, employment promotion

55 – Office for social affairs
Security in old age and in reduced earning capacity, help with subsistence, help for care, homecare, integration assistance, coordination centre for people with disabilities, housing benefit, settlement administration, general senior citizen assistance, care authority, care support base, insurance office, social planning

Department IV

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District councillor Axel Fink

Department IV – District councillor Axel Fink
Schools & culture, youth, care and educational advice, consumer protection, veterinary services


39 - Office for consumer protection and veterinary services
Consumer protection, animal welfare, food control, inspection of animals to be slaughtered and meat, animal disease control

40 – Office for schools, youth welfare and culture
Schools development plan, after-school care, school administration, maintenance, social services, day care for children, child guidance office, culture