Following the terms of the Founding Act, BPI is governed by an Administrative Committee. The committee should have three members, if the Director of the Institute is a senior employee of the Ministry of Rural Development and Food: the other two members being from the Benaki family. Otherwise, the committee will be of five members: three from the Benaki family, one representative of the Ministry of Rural Development and Food, and the Director of the Institute.
BPI’s operations are governed by its Regulation (Gov. Gazette 1155/Β/1998).
The Institute has ΙSΟ 9001:2008 Certification in the field of management of co-funded projects.