Municipality of Pustec is a local public authority covering an area of 198.68 km² with a population of 3,290 residents. This municipality consists of 1 administrative unit. The municipality has under its administration 9 villages.
Pustec is a favorable area for the development of summer tourism. Rich microclimates, Prespa Lake,beautiful panoramic views with harmonious landscaping, traditional dishes, old buildings on the shore of Prespa Lake from the 13th and 14th centuries, as well as the Maligrad island are the main attractions of this area. Prespa Lake in addition to the natural beauty it offers is also known for its rich flora and fauna.
The surrounding region lies within the Prespa National Park. The area is characterized by ancient stone churches dating back to 12th centrury.This area is known for its cultural and historical heritage with a great potential for cultural tourism developing.
The municipality is divided in 25 departments and has 55 employees. It also consists of a special department of implementation of programs related to cultural and tourist issues. As a local public authority has also the capacity of influence directly the local policies.