The SAAP will implement the Sports development programmes, schemes of GoI/SAI, Construction of Stadia, Establishment of Sports Academies / Sports Schools, Conduct of various coaching camps / courses, State, National and International tournaments in various disciplines, maintenance of Stadia and other programmes as per the Budgetary provision made by Govt. from time to time. The Director of Sports shall be the Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Ex-officio for Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh. The present pattern of establishment at SAAP is prior to Act No.8 of 1988 and the Establishment of A.P. Sports Council are continuing in the SAAP, DSA under Rule No.5 of Chapter –III in the G.O.Ms.No.25 EG & YS (YSS) Department Dt: 04.05.1993 provides that the Sports Authority is competent authority to accord sanction for the creation of posts with the prior approval of the Govt. in the SAAP.