Political Administration

The Political Agent, who sits at the Miranshah headquarters, controls the North Waziristan Agency and is assisted by Assistant Political Agents in each division. 
The North Waziristan Agency consists of three sub-divisions (Miran Shah, Mir Ali, and Razmak) and nine tehsils. Each of the three sub-divisions is headed by an Assistant Political Agent, and the each of the nine tehsils by Tehsildars.