The Offinso North District Assembly was inaugurated on 29th February, 2008 and established by LI 1856. It was carved out of the former Offinso District Assembly, now Offinso Municipal Assembly.
It is one of the 30 District Assemblies in the Ashanti Region and has its capital as Akumadan. The district lies between longitudes 10 60 W and 10 45 E and latitudes 70 20 N and 60 50 S. The total land area is about 741 kilometres square.
It shares boundaries with the Techiman Municipal Assembly in the North, the Sunyani Municipal Assembly in the West, the Ejura Sekyeredumasi District Assembly in the East and the Offinso Municipal Assembly in the South; the others are the Nkoranza South District Assembly in the Northeast, the Wenchi District Assembly in the Northwest, the Tano North and South District Assemblies in the Southwest.
A Stakeholders awareness forum and a sod cutting ceremony to signify the commencement of an Off-Grid Biomass Energy for palm oil and palm kernel oil processing at Papasisi a community in the Offinso North District Assembly has been held.
A number of heaps of refuse in the Offinso North District in the Ashanti Region have been targeted for clearing this year, the District Chief Executive for the area, Samuel K. Appiah-Kubi has disclosed.