The nine governorates of Lebanon are subdivided into 25 districts (Aqdya, singular – qadaa). Beirut Governorate is not subdivided into districts, and Akkar Governorate comprises a single district.[1]

The districts are further divided into municipalities.

List of districts

The governorates (numbered according to the list below) and districts of Lebanon.

Capitals (مراكز) of the governorates and districts are indicated in parentheses.

  1. Akkar Governorate (Halba)
  2. Baalbek-Hermel Governorate (Baalbek)
  3. Beirut Governorate (Beirut)
  4. Beqaa Governorate (Zahlé)
  5. Keserwan-Jbeil Governorate (Jounieh)
  6. Mount Lebanon Governorate (Baabda)
  7. Nabatieh Governorate (Nabatieh)
  8. North Governorate (Tripoli)
  9. South Governorate (Sidon)


  1. ^ "List of the Lebanese muhafazahs". Localiban. 17 May 2017. Retrieved 17 April 2021.