The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has approximately 950 staff, who work at eight offices throughout Minnesota. The MPCA receives operating guidance from:
- MPCA Citizens' Board. The Board makes decisions on certain environmental review and regulatory issues. The duties of the Board can be found on the website of the Minnesota Office of the Revisor
- MPCA Commissioner. The commissioner directs the work of MPCA staff and serves as chair of the Citizens' Board.