The 3 (three) Assembly Constituencies within the district form part of the 2 - Tura Parliamentary Constituency (along with the Assembly Constituencies within the districts of North Garo Hills, West Garo Hills, South-West Garo Hills and South Garo Hills).
The State of Meghalaya as a whole sends only one Rajya Sabha MP.
There are 3 (three) Assembly Constituencies of the Meghalaya State Legislative Assembly within the East Garo Hills District of Meghalaya. The Assembly Constituencies are as follows:
The Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) is seated at Tura and covers East Garo Hills district, North Garo Hills district, West Garo Hills district, South-West Garo Hills district and South Garo Hills district. It is one of the three Autonomous District Councils within Meghalaya state, and one of fourteen autonomous regions of India.
There are 3 (three) Distrct Council Constituencies of the GHADC within the East Garo Hills district. The District Council constituencies are: