The Kerala Gazetted Officers Association is a major service organisation representing Gazetted Officers of Kerala State Civil Service. It was formed in 1966. Professionals like Doctors, Engineers, Veterinary Surgeons, Agricultural Officers, Scientific & Technical officers, Administrators and Ministerial officers are members of this organization. Out of the nearly 35,000 Gazetted officers eligible for membership, KGOA has about 22,000 members as on date. KGOA emphasizes the need for people oriented civil service ensuring service delivery to the doorsteps of all citizens.