The Pokémon Association (Japanese: ポケモン協会 Pokémon Association) is an espionage, law-enforcement and counter-terrorism agency in the Pokémon world. They are also involved with the protection of both Pokémon and humans, along with the organization of the competition for registered Pokémon Registration Trainers.
Their are many divisions of the organization, but most of them are covert. Those that are publicly known aren't known to be apart of the organization. These include the Pokémon League, PokéCenters and the police force. The most notable members of the organization are Champions, Elite Four members and Gym Leaders, although the true leaders of the organization aren't even known to most of their members, other than the various Champions.