Founded in 1970 and known as the Secretariat of the City.
On January 1, 1996, City Secretariat for Administration and Personnel Department was merged with the name of the Management Department Organization (JPO).
On August 15, 2003 Department of Management Organization (JPO) has been renamed to the Department of Administration (JP).
Administration Department (JP) consists of six sections / units, namely, Administration, Procurement Management Division, Asset and Facilities Management Unit, Corporate Communication Unit, Division of Library Action Committee.
On July 1, 2011, Organization of the Administration Department are organized and consists of three sections / units, namely, Secretariat and Coordination Division, Procurement Management Division and the Administrative Unit.
To make the Administration Department an efficient, transparent and effective administrator while creating economic opportunities and developing a knowledgeable and informed community.
To plan, manage, implement and monitor Kuala Lumpur City Hall policies towards a city that is knowledgeable and informed.