The Federal election was called on 10 April. As this website is hosted by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, the site will only be updated with material in line with the Caretaker Conventions. Please note that the content of this site relates to the Australian Government’s existing policy.
The ILA program invests around $20 million each year to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to express, preserve and maintain their cultures through languages and arts activities around Australia.
As we rebuild from the impact of COVID-19, creative and cultural activity will play a key role in our economic and social recovery.
The ILA program provides grant funding to community-led organisations for:
projects that contribute to the capture, revitalisation and maintenance of Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages
projects that develop, produce, present, exhibit or perform Indigenous arts and language projects that showcase Australia's traditional and contemporary Indigenous cultural and artistic expressions.
Applications close on Monday, 21 June 2021, 11.59pm (AEST). For more information about the program, you can email the ila [at] arts.gov.au (ILA team) or call 1800 006 992.
Thanks for visiting
You are now leaving the website of the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications. The website you are entering may not be maintained or funded by the Commonwealth of Australia.