The State Ministry of Panchayati Raj is headed by the Minister of Panchayati Raj. The Administrative head of the Panchayat Department is the Secretary (Panchayats). Goa state has adopted Two Tier Panchayat Raj System. One at the Village Level which is called Village Panchayat and at the District Level is called Zilla Panchayat.
Goa state is divided into two districts i.e. North Goa and South Goa. The South Goa Zilla Panchayat consists of 25 Zilla Panchayat constituencies and comprises of 25 Elected Members.