The District collector is the head of district's general administration. He is
assisted by three Additional collectors. The Additional Collector (City) is responsible
for law & order in Bhilwara city. The Additional Collector (Administration) is responsible
for routine and institutional administration. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO-
Zila Parishad) is respectively responsible for developmental administration.
After the formation of Rajasthan , a uniform pattern was evolved for the administration
of the entire Rajasthan State and it is divided into six divisions. Bhilwara district
is included in Ajmer division .The entire division is in the charge of a Divisional
The district is now divided in to Eight sub-divisions, viz., Bhilwara, Banera, Shahpura,
Gangapur, Gulabpura, Mandal, Mandalgarh and Jahazpur. Each sub division is under
the charge of sub divisional magistrate. These sub-divisions are further sub-divided
in to twelve Tehsils, Bhilwara, Banera, Mandal, Mandalgarh, Bijoliya, Kotri, Shahpura,
Jahajpur, Sahada, Raipur, Asind, Hurda and four Sub Tehsils. They are Kareda(Mandal),
Badnor (Asind), Hamirgarh(Bhilwara) and Puliakalan(Shahpura). These tehsils are
again sub-divided into Patwar circles and villages. Bhilwara,is having 1783 villages
as per census of 2002 .
Bhilwara was placed in Udaipur range after the formation of state, but now it is
in Ajmer range. The entire police of the district is divided in to five police circles
viz., Bhilwara, Shahpura, Gangapur, Gulabpura and Mandalgarh.These are placed under
control of Dy.S.P.'s. The Circles are again sub-divided in to 27 police stations
which in their turn are subdivided into 40 police chowkies. Besides, Reserve Police
Line and the City and Traffic control police are stationed at district headquarters.
Applying the thought of Decentralization ,The district Zila Parishad is divided
into eleven Panchayat samities viz.,Suwana, Mandal, Kotri, Mandalgarhs, Sahada,
Hurda, Asind, Banera, Raipur, Shahpura and Jahajpur.These Panchayat Samities are
further sub-divided in to Gram Panchayats.The Political head of Zila Parishad is
called Zila Pramukh and Administrative head of the institution is called Chief Executive
Officer. Panchayat Samities follows the same pattern. The political representive
is called Pradhan and administrative head is B.D.O.
URBAN: The structure of local self government at urban level is made with two institutes,
The Urban Improvement Trust (U.I.T.) and Nagar Parishad. Both political representatives
and civil servants are there in these institutions. Beside the , all the sub divisions
are managed by Nagar Palika's.