Home >> Government >> Organizations
Shanghai Municipal Sports Bureau
(06.07.2010)

Shanghai Municipal Sports Bureau is established as an institution directly under the municipal government, with its main functions, internal structure and personnel management in accordance with the “Notice of the General Office of the CPC Central Committee and the General Office of the State Council on Printing and Distributing ‘Plan on Reform of Organs of Shanghai Municipal People’s Government’” (Ting Zi [2008] No. 17).

Main Functions

1. to implement the laws, rules, regulations, guidelines and policies related to sports; to draft the local regulations, rules and policies for sports according to the actual situation of the municipality, and organize to carry out the relevant local rules, regulations and policies;

2. to formulate the strategies and goals of development of the municipal sports work, guide and promote the reform of sports system; to prepare the development plans of the municipal sports undertakings and organize to carry out the plans;

3. to guide and check the sports work of the districts and countries, promote the national fitness program, and guide to carry out the mass sports activities; to take charge of the implementation of the standards of national sports and physical exercise, organize and guide the national physique determining and occupational skill testing in the sports field; to organize and guide the implementation of social sports and health-care qigong;

4. to conduct overall planning for the setting and key layout of competitive sports of the municipality; to guide and coordinate the sports training work, study and guide the construction of excellent sports team, coordinate with relevant departments to carry out the recruitment, placement and safeguarding of elite athletes; to enhance the ideological and political work of the sports team.

5. to formulate plans and policies for amateur training for youngsters, guide and promote junior sports and enhance the combination of sports and education;

6. to work out sports competition system, guide and coordinate the sports competition work; to take charge of the declaration registration of sports competition across districts and countries and above the municipal level;

7. to prepare the plans for sports research and sports education; to organize the popularization of breakthroughs and achievements in key science and technology research in the sports field; to organize and supervise the implementation of anti-doping work;

8. to cooperate with relevant departments in planning and coordinating the construction layout of sports fields and facilities; to guide and coordinate the opening of public sports stadiums and public community sports facilities, and to manage the sports market according to law;

9. to coordinate, guide and manage the external sports exchanges of the municipality; to carry out international sports exchange and cooperation and with Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan regions;

10. to take charge of the acceptance and hearing of relevant administrative reviews and responses to administrative proceedings;

11. to undertake the daily work of Shanghai Municipal Sports Association;

12. to undertake other tasks assigned by the municipal government.