The Global Parliament of Mayors is a governance body of, by and for mayors of all continents. The legal structure of the GPM is an association. The association consists of mayors (Members) and former mayors (Honorary Members). The GPM mayors form the General Meeting and elect, from their midst, the members of the Executive Committee which will formally be the Board of Directors of the association.
Members of the Executive Committee receive no remuneration for the work they perform for the association.
The Executive Committee is advised by the Advisory Committee consisting of experts from various fields, and is supported by the GPM Secretariat located in the City of The Hague, the Netherlands.