– To administer all services required within its boundaries (services such as health, education, public works etc) as set out by the laws.
– To coordinate the activities of the Local Democratic Councils and provide such cooperation and support as required. It should be noted that the Regional Democratic Council has some power delegated to it by the Minister responsible for Local Government.
– To develop regional facilities as it deems necessary.
– Identify economic (revenue earning) projects and assists the Administration in executing works necessary for the development of the region.