This site includes a range of resources to support the work of AMaGA members, and their stakeholders, across Australia.

Funding and support

The Office for the Arts has a range of funding opportunities available to support the Museums, Galleries, Libraries and Archives sector across Australia.

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Museums, galleries, libraries and archives

Australia's collecting institutions protect and celebrate Australia's rich cultural heritage, share resources and mentor regional partners. We provide advice to government and the sector on best practice for collecting cultural material, developing quality collections and ensuring ethical collecting in Australia.

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Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Scheme

The Protection of Cultural Objects on Loan Scheme provides legal protection for cultural objects on loan from overseas lenders for temporary public exhibition in Australia.

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Cultural Gifts Program

The Cultural Gifts Program offers tax incentives to encourage people to donate cultural items to public art galleries, museums, libraries and archives in Australia.

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Cultural Heritage and the National Cultural Heritage Account

We protect national and international movable cultural heritage: we regulate exports and imports, and help museums, galleries and libraries acquire important cultural material.

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Indigenous arts, languages and repatriation

Language and art are essential to the wellbeing, culture and identity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and communities.

The Australian Government supports the repatriation of ancestral remains and secret sacred objects to their communities of origin to help promote healing and reconciliation. We help repatriate Indigenous ancestral remains and cultural material.

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Resale Royalty Scheme

Under the Resale Royalty Scheme, visual artists and other right-holders are entitled to 5% of the sale price of eligible artworks resold commercially for $1000 or more.

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ART/Works

ART/works provides subscribers with the latest news on funding opportunities, industry research and sector updates.

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