The Collectorate play a pivotal role in the District administration. District Magistrate / District Collector in the Cadre of I.A.S, heads the District. He acts as the District Magistrate for maintaining Law and Order in his jurisdiction. He deals mainly with planning and development, law and order, scheduled areas/agency areas, general elections, arms licensing etc.
The Addl. District Magistrate (F/R) who also belongs to the P.C.S, Cadre assists the DM/ DC is his/her day to day activities and runs the Revenue administration under various enactments in the District. He mainly deals with revenue, stamps and registration, civil supplies, land matters, mines and minerals and other revenue officers etc.