The KKP is governed by a national board of directors with 15 members who serve for a term of three years. The board of directors elects the national officers who serve for a term of one year.
KKP Regional Chapters
A regional chapter may be organized with an initial membership of at least fifteen (15) members. At present, the following chapters have been organized:
- KKP Region X / XII
Bukidnon, Cagayan de Oro, Lanao del Norte, Iligan, etc.
- KKP Los Baños
Region IV and Southern Tagalog
- KKP Northern Luzon
- KKP-Bicol Region
- KKP-North America
(proposed to serve expatriates in the US and Canada)
A division may be organized by at least twenty members who share a common research or professional interest. At present, the following divisions of the KKP have been organized:
- KKP Division of Analytical Science (KKP-DAS)
- KKP Division of Polymer and Materials Science (KKP-PMS)
- KKP Division of Organic Chemistry (KKP-DOC)
- KKP Division of Inorganic Chemistry (KKP-DICAF)