Organizational Set Up and Control
The Chairman who is the administrative head of the Board exercises control over all the departments. The activities of the Board are classified under nine departments - Administration, Finance & Accounts (F&A), Rubber Production (RP), Research (RRII), Processing & Product Development (P&PD), Training, Licensing & Excise Duty(L&ED) Statistics & Planning (S&P) and Market Promotion. Publicity and Public Relations (P&PR) Division, Vigilance Division and Internal Audit Division although grouped under Administration and Finance & Accounts Department, for general purposes, function directly under the Chairman.
The Board has its headquarters complex located at Kottayam in Kerala State. The Chairman’s Office together with the central offices of Administration, Finance & Accounts, Rubber Production, Statistics & Planning and Licensing and Excise Duty departments function in own building in the municipal town of Kottayam. The Rubber Research Institute of India (RRII) the Research Department of the Board, is situated 7 km eastwards in the suburban village of Puthuppally. The Institute is also housed in Board’s own building which is set amidst a 28 ha Rubber Experiment Station. The Rubber Training Institute houses the Training Department of the Board in a picturesque building located in a small landscaped campus close to the Experiment station.