GWPEA's Network and governance structure are defined in its Statutes and GWP partners Policy as follows:
• The Regional Consulting Partners (RCP) which includes partner organizations
• The Regional Steering Committee
• The Regional Technical Committee
• The Regional Secretariat
• The Country Water Partnerships
All network partners take an active part in the life of GWPEA. The roles and responsibilities of these structures and lines of communication and accountability across them are laid down in GWPEA's Constitution.