The Tempane District Assembly exists to provide goods and services for the sustainable development of the people in the District through the mobilization of both human and material resources in a participatory Local Government Structure in an open and transparent environment.


To become a very effective and efficient decentralized institution that creates opportunity for all categories of people to participate in decision making and human resource development in partnership with other public organizations, the private sector and all stakeholders.


The District was established by Legislative Instrument (Tempane District Assembly) (Establishment) Instrument, 2017 (L.I. 2352). The District is located to the South Eastern corner of the Upper East Region of the Republic of Ghana.