It is a non-profit organization registered under the Travancore Cochin Literary Scientific and Charitable Societies Registration Act (1955) and headquartered in Cochin.
KFA administers Fencing in Kerala that includes:
Government aid through KSSC and generous donations from well-wishers are the only two sources of income for the KFA.
Considering the results of our fencers at the national level, KFA gets Grade A level of funding from the KSSC.
Administration - According to KSSC Grand-in Aid Regulations 2009, upgraded in April 2013, all recognized State Sport Associations are entitled for Rs.7000/- year as administrative charges.
Hosting State Championships - The KSSC grant admissible as per Grade A; Chapter VI KSSC Grand-in Aid Regulations 2009, upgraded in April 2013:
Kerala state Sports Council Grant for
Sub-junior , Mini & Cadet : Rs. 50 , 000 / - each
State Junior : Rs. 60 , 000 / -
State Senior : Rs. 70 , 000 / -
Conducting State Camps for National Championships - According to Chapter VI-09 KSSC Grand-in Aid Regulations 2009, upgraded in April 2013:
the amount for DA is Rs. 200/- per head per day and for lodging is Rs.100/- per head per day.
TA shall be paid equivalent to sleeper class or bus fare
Wayside expenses for journey exceeding 250 kms and below 500kms is Rs. 50/- per day on each way and for journey exceeding 500kms is Rs. 60/- per day on each way
Coach is entitled for honorarium of Rs. 170/- per day
Attending National Championships - According to Chapter VI-10 KSSC Grand-in Aid Regulations 2009, upgraded in April 2013:
DA for the days halting at the venue is Rs. 300/- per head per day for athletes and coaches
TA shall be paid equivalent to sleeper class with concession
DA during the journey exceeding 12 hours is Rs. 300/- per head per day
KSSC has no provision for giving Competition Fees and is paid by Fencers/Association.