The district consists of two municipalities, seven upazilas, 79 union porishods, 8 thana (police station) and 1436 villages.
The upazilas are:
- Satkhira Sadar Upazila
- Assasuni Upazila
- Debhata Upazila
- Tala Upazila
- Kalaroa Upazila
- Kaliganj Upazila
- Shyamnagar Upazila
The two municipalities are Satkhira and Kalaroa.
Chairman of Zila Porishod: Nazrul Islam
Deputy Commissioner (DC): SM Mustafa Kamal.