Bannu Division was an administrative division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan, until the reforms of 2000 abolished the third tier of government. The division was created in the 1990s when it was removed from Dera Ismail Khan Division.

At abolition it contained the following districts:[1]


Bannu Division was originally Bannu District of Dera Ismail Khan Division, during British rule, the Imperial Gazetteer of India describes the district of Bannu as follows:

Bannu is the smallest division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.


  1. ^ Divisions/Districts of Pakistan Archived 2006-09-30 at the Wayback Machine
    Note: Although divisions as an administrative structure has been abolished, the election commission of Pakistan still groups districts under the division names
  2. ^ Bannu District - Imperial Gazetteer of India, v. 6, p. 392.

Coordinates: 32°44′N 70°44′E / 32.733°N 70.733°E / 32.733; 70.733