The NSRA is a registered Charity (No. 215468) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (No. 76008).

The Association’s principal controlling body is the Board of Management, the members of which are also the Trustees of the Charity.

The Board of Management may delegate any of its powers to Committees in accordance with Article 33 of the NSRA's Articles of Association.

The Shooting Council deals with matters related to the conduct of target shooting for all the disciplines governed by the Association.

The Association has two wholly-owned trading subsidiaries:

NSRA Ltd (No. 3797375) operates the Lord Roberts Centre and Shop.

BSW Ltd (No. 4025606) operates as an importer and wholesaler of shooting equipment.