The La Dade-Kotopon Municipal is one of the 260 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in Ghana, and forms part of the 29 MMDAs in the Greater Accra Region.
La Dade-Kotopon Municipal with its Administrative capital La was carved from Accra Metropolitan Assembly and forms part of the new Districts and Municipalities created in the year 2012 and were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on the 28th June 2012.
La Dade-Kotopon Municipal Assembly was established by the Local Government Act, 1993 (Act 462) with Legislative Instrument 2133. The Municipality shares boundaries with Accra Metropolitan to the west, to the east with Ledzokuku Municipal, to the north with La-Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal and to the south with the Gulf of Guinea.
The population of the Municipality according to the 2010 population and housing census stands at 183,528 with 86,738 males and 96,790 females.