The Collectorate play a pivotal role in the District administration. 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, general elections, arms licensing etc.The Additional District Magistrate/ Deputy Collector (General) runs the Revenue administration under various enactments in the District. He mainly deals with civil supplies, land matters, mines and minerals, village officers etc.The Additional District Magistrate and Deputy Collectors assists the Collector in discharging their duties. The Additional District Magistrate looks after all the branches of the Collectorate. He deals mainly with general administration and is vested with supervision of day-to-day functions of the Collectorate.
Kottayam, Kerala State-686 002