Voluntary Association "Belarusian Physical Society" is an independent scientific public association of scientific workers, specialists and students working in the field of physics and related fields of science, created to promote the development of physical science and the dissemination of physical knowledge, the creation of favorable conditions for the discovery of the creative abilities of physicists, the protection of scientific, professional and the social interests of its members, as well as the development of creative and business contacts with scientists, professional and public organizations other countries.

The membership of the Belarusian Physical Society includes more than 200 members in more than 30 scientific organizations and universities in the country.

A number of conferences are being held both in Belarus and abroad with the participation of VA "BFO" . The association is a member of the European Physical Society (EPS) and the Eurasian Physical Society (EAPS).