The structureof the Chambers of Commerce and Industry includes the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia,Yerevan and Regional Chambers of Commerce and Industry, a number of organizations founded by the CCI of RA.Yerevan and Regional Chambers as defined by RA law were integrated and created CCI of RA representing their common interests.It coordinates the activities held by Yerevan and Regional Chambers,introduces the sysytem of Chambers both in our country and abroad.
The highest governing body of CCI RA is its Congress, which is held every 5 years once and approves the Chamber Charter, elects its President and Presidium for 5 years term. The Presidium is the managing body of CCI RA during the time frame between Congresses. Apart from those elected by the Congress, Yerevan Chamber and Regional Chamber presidents along with the Executive Director of CCI RA are considered to be Presidium members. The Presidium sessions are held at least once a quarter. The Presidium decisions are compulsory to follow by Regional Chambers.
Upon violation of Legislative requirements or default by Regional CCI president or Presidium, CCI RA Presidium may decide on expressing non-confidence to the given CCI president or the Presidium. Upon performing distrust to the President or Presidium, special session of Regional Chamber is convened to proceed with the elections of the given President and the Presidium. The President of CCI RA is responsible for the general management of the Chamber system, represents the Chamber in the country and abroad, as well as signs contracts and agreements on behalf of the Chamber. He is also the Chairman of the Presidium. CCI of RA Executive Director conducts the current activities of the Chamber, organizes the implementation of Chamber Presidium decisions and executes assignments by the President, introduces action plan projects to Chamber Presidium verification and reports on the implemented projects.