Download THE KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 2013 – It extends to the whole of the Province of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa except, areas notified as cantonments or any other area excluded by Government through notification in the official Gazette. It shall come into force on such date as Government may, by notification appoint, and different dates may be appointed for different provisions of this Act. Government may, by notification in official Gazette, specify the name by which a local government shall be known and unless so specified, it shall be known as the local government of the place where its office is situated. Government shall prescribe rules of business for Local Governments notifying structure and working of Local Government administration, groups of offices, allocation of business, appointment, posting, promotion and transfer of officers and officials, performance evaluation, channels of communication, coordination of Local Council business, consultation between offices and incidental matters for smooth and efficient disposal of official business. Executive Authority of District Government shall vest in Nazim, district council and he / she shall be responsible to ensure that the business of the District Government is carried out in accordance with this Act and other laws for the time being in force.