The Local Self-Government Division carries out activities relating to citizens’ direct participation in decision-making on local activities that directly affect their daily life and work. This Division follows legal regulations and other normative acts falling within the scope of local government, and other fields that influence it and it coordinates activities included in the programmes of the Local Board Councils with the competent administrative authorities.

The Local Board is a form of citizens’ direct participation in decision-making on issues in their daily and direct interest.