A grantee autonomous organisation functioning since 1957 & duly registered under Society Registration Act in 1970-71 headed by the Hon’ble Minister, Sports & YS of Odisha as its Chairman, Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Sports & YS Department as Vice-Chairman and Director, Sports as ex-officio Secretary. The Council has 21 Members. The Under Secretary to Government, Sports & YS Department is functioning as Special Officer of Odisha Council of Sports.
The Council has 3 employees of its own. Apart from it, the Council has engaged 29 trained Coaches who are imparting Coaching in various disciplines in 30 Districts of Odisha and also functioning as Incharge District Sports Officer in some districts. The details of the employees and coaches of OCS are as under :