The Volta region is run by a Regional Coordinating Council (RCC). The RCC is made up of the Volta Regional Minister who is the political head and his deputy as well as representatives of the Regional House of Chiefs, the Municipal/District Chief Executives of the Volta region, the Presiding Members of the 18 Municipal/Districts Assemblies and representatives of the various decentralized Ministries, Departments and Agencies in the Volta region. Each district is run by a District Assembly