The Meeting of Cultural Ministers has agreed to replace the Major Performing Arts Framework with a new National Performing Arts Partnership Framework.
The new National Performing Arts Partnership Framework is now available on the Australia Council website.
Companies funded under the new framework, known as Partnership Organisations, will benefit from the stability of up to eight years funding.
The new framework provides:
The framework incorporates the key outcomes of the nation-wide public consultation process in 2018, which included 8,026 survey responses, 370 formal submissions and 15 forums across the country.
Organisations will be invited to apply for funding under the National Performing Arts Partnership Framework in 2020. Further information is available on the Australia Council website.