The BNFA comprises of independent civil organizations–brought and cemented together by their common purpose and resolve to secure the total liberation of Barotseland. The current membership include:
- the Barotse Freedom Movement;
- the Movement for the Restoration of Barotseland;
- the Barotse National Youth League;
- the Barotseland National Youth League; and
- the Barotse Imilemas.
Membership is voluntary and members are not required to disband their organizations.