The Association was founded 12 December, 2006.
The Founders and members of the Association are:
- Kaunas Technological University
- Klaipeda University
- Association of the Lithuanian Language Teachers
- Public Service Language Centre
- Vilniaus kolegija/University of Applied Sciences
- Vytautas Magnus University
- Foreign Languages Institute, Vilnius University.
LKPA is a founder member of REAL, the Reseau Européen des Associations de Professeurs de Langues and a member of the Fédération Internationale des Professeurs de Langues Vivantes (FIPLV).