Olympics 2012 Structure and Finance
How the Olympic Games in London are being managed financed
The British Olympic Association works with the Olympic Governing Bodies and selects the team from the best sportsmen and women in the UK for the the 28 summer and 7 winter Olympic sports. The BOA is depends on commercial sponsorship and fund raising income and is independent of the UK Government.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport are the lead Government department for the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, working closely with the Olympic organisations and other Government departments to deliver the 2012 Games, ensure that they leave a lasting legacy and create maximum benefits for London and the UK as a whole.
The London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games is charged with running the games following the success of the bid and is chaired by Lord Coe.
The Olympic Delivery Authority is responsible for the construction of the venues and infrastructure to support the 2012 Games.