- To represent and defend the interests of publishers in Lithuania and abroad.
- To cultivate cultural publishing.
- To take care of the professional development of the members of the association.
- To popularize and disseminate Lithuanian literature.
- To cooperate with the state institutions of Lithuania and the European Union.
- To encourage reading of cultural and valuable literature.
- To initiate research.
- To organize cultural, literary, book art, reading, civic events.
- To coordinate publishers' participation in national and international book fairs and other international events.