Territorial administration of Lebanon


Administrative divisions of Lebanon

Lebanese territory is administratively divided into three levels :

With Law 522 of July 16, 2003, the number of lebanese governorates increased from six to eight. Two governorates were created, Baalbek-Hermel (formerly part of the Bekaa) and Aakkar Governorate (formerly part of North Lebanon).

Aakkar Aakkar
Baalbek-Hermel Baalbek Hermel
Beqaa Rachaiya West Beqaa Zahleh
Mount Lebanon Aaley Baabda Chouf Jbayl (Byblos) Keserwan Matn
Nabatiyeh Bent Jbayl Hasbaiya Marjaayoun Nabatiyeh
North Lebanon Batroun Bcharreh Koura Minieh-Danniyeh Tripoli Zgharta
South Lebanon Jezzine Saida (Sidon) Tyr (Sour)


Federations of municipalities