The Fundación de Investigación en Ciencias de la Actividad Física y del Deporte is a private, beneficent research foundation recognised as such by the unique Protectorate of Foundations of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.

The Foundation is a non-profit organization included among the entities regulated by the Law of Foundations and Fiscal Incentives for Private Participation in Activities of General Interest and classified and registered in the Single Registry of Foundations of the Ministry of Justice with registration number 2102JUS.