Administration of ChikmagalurThe district of Chikkamagaluru comes under the Mysore division of Karnataka, and the administration of Chikmagaular district is implemented in keeping with the legislative obligations of the Mysore division. The district is divided into seven taluks, viz, Chikmagalur, Mudigere, Koppa, Tarikere, N.R.Pura, Kadur and Sringeri. These taluks are aligned into two subsections; Chikmagalur revenue subsection and Tarikere revenue subsection. The revenue subsection of Chikmagalur consists of Chikmagalur, Koppa, Sringeri, and Mudigere. The subsection of Tarikere incorporate the taluks of Tarikere, Kadur, and Narisimharajapura.
District HeadThe Deputy Commissioner is also the District Magistrate, the operative head of the Chikmagalur district. His office is situated in Chikmagalur city. He oversees all the administrative functions of the district's sub-divisions. Besides, he is in charge of all the affairs of the Land Revenue Act and other acts in force.
The complete division has been categorized into three sub-divisions, and each sub-division is led by the Deputy Superintendent of Police. He is responsible for overseeing the maintenance of law and order, crime prevention, and traffic regulations. Each sub-division has been divided into Police Circles, and each circle is handled by Circle Inspector of Police. Likewise, Circle Police Stations are branched into Police Stations, and each Police Station falls under the supervision of Police Sub-Inspector. Accordingly, Assistant Sub-Inspector, Head Constables,ion and Police Constables report to the Police Sub-Inspector.