DOT is a public body created under the Act of Polish Tourist Organization in 2000, as the first Regional Tourist Organization in Poland and now is one of the biggest Regional Tourist Organization operating in every region in Poland. DOT is the association of local and regional administration, local tourist associations and touristic branch from Lower Silesia region. Actually it associates 107 members, including also Regional Authority, representatives of which are also members of the board. Statutory DOT oversees all areas related to promoting Lower Silesia as the attractive tourism destination for inbound and abroad tourists, another statutory goal of Organization is f.ex. initiating and supporting plans for the development and modernization of tourism infrastructure.