The district administration is a public service business for over 364.000 persons in Westmünsterland. It executes the duties prescribed by law and executes resolutions of the district parliament and its committees.
Round 1.100 employees and colleagues - specialised administrators, engineers and technicians of the most different domains, social workers, jurists, physicians etc. are working there.
The district administration is administrated by the administrative executive board. The district administrator Dr. Kai Zwicker is the chairman of the administrative executive board.