Galway Sports Partnership (GSP) was established in October 2012 as a result of a merger between Galway City Sports Partnership County Galway Local Sports Partnership which were set up in 2007 and 2008 respectively.
GSP is governed by a Steering Group which is made up of a number of statutory agencies and community organisations that have a role or influence in the area of sport and physical activity. They are funded by Sport Ireland and receive both strategic and policy guidance from them. GSP is hosted by Galway Co. Co. and operates out of the local authority offices in Centrepoint, Liosbaun Business Park on the Tuam Road in Galway. They also maintain an office with Galway City Council in City Hall, College Rd, Galway. They have three full time staff funded by Sport Ireland.