All the parties represented in the provincial parliament with a certain number of members have at least one seat in the provincial government (concentrated government). The ÖVP provides 6 members, the SPÖ 2 and 1 remains independent.
The provincial government, as the highest administrative body, implements the regional laws, manages the province's finances and administers the province's assets. It is supported by the Office Lower Austrian Government.
The provincial president and the provincial authorities supporting him are also involved in the handling of federal affairs. In that case, they are bound by the directives of the federal government or the individual federal ministers.