Lebap Province (Turkmen: Lebap welaýaty from the Persian لب آب Lab-i āb) is one of the provinces (welayat) of Turkmenistan. It is in the northeast of the country, bordering Afghanistan, Uzbekistan along the Amu Darya. Its capital is Türkmenabat (formerly named Çärjew). It has an area of 93,730 square kilometers, and a population of 1,334,500 people (2005 est.).
Both Turkmen citizens and foreigners require special permission to visit parts of the province bordering Uzbekistan, as the government regards the border district as a "closed" border zone.
- Atamyrat District (formerly Kerki District)
- Beýik Türkmenbaşy District (formerly Saparmyrat Nyýazow District)
- Birata District (formerly Darganata District)
- Döwletli District (created in August 2007)
- Farap District
- Galkynyş District (formerly Dänew District)
- Garabekewül District
- Garaşsyzlyk District (formerly Boýnyuzyn District)
- Halaç District
- Hojambaz District
- Köýtendag District (formerly Çarşaňňy District)
- Magdanly District
- Sakar District
- Saýat District
- Serdarabat District (formerly Türkmenabat/Çärjew District)
- Seýdi District
- Statistical Yearbook of Turkmenistan 2000-2004, National Institute of State Statistics and Information of Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, 2005.
- UNESCO., Ahmad Hasan Dani, and V. M. Masson. 1992. History of civilizations of Central Asia. Vol. V. Paris: Unesco. p.128
- Лебапский Велаят
- Turkmenistan Districts
- Dovletli: a new etrap in Lebap Province (Russian). Retrieved on 24 January 2009.
- Presidential resolution on Dovleti Etrap, 29 August 2007. Retrieved on 24 January 2009.
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