Karbala Governorate (Arabic: كربلاء Karbalāʾ) is a governorate in central Iraq. Its administrative center is the city of Karbala, a holy city for Shia Muslims for housing the shrine of the revered Imam Hussein. The population is over 99.6% Shia. The governorate includes part of the artificial Lake Milh.
- Governor: Akeel Al Turaihi 
- Deputy Governor: Jawad al-Hasnawi 
- Provincial Council Chairman (PCC): Abdul al-Al al-Yasseri