The Akatsi South Administrative District is one of the twenty five (25) districts in the Volta Region. The District is located in the south-eastern part of the Volta Region. Total land area of about 906,445sq km. The district is located between latitude S 6° - 7° N and longitude 0 W - 1 E. It is bordered to the south by Keta Municipal, to the east by Ketu District, to the west by both North and South Tongu Districts and to the north by Ho Municipal and the Republic of Togo. The district capital is Akatsi.
Akatsi South District will soon have a District Chief Executive following the appointment of Mr. Daniel Dagba by President John Mahama in accordance with Section 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and Section 20(1) of the Local Government Act 1993, Act 462.