We promote innovative and competitive communications and arts sectors. Through our analysis, advice and programs we aim to make digital technologies, communications services and cultural experiences better for everyone.

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Organisational structure

Our organisational structure helps us deliver our strategic priorities.

Our Work

Artbank
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Artbank is a one of a kind, Australian Government support program that acquires the work of living, Australian contemporary artists – making the collection available to the general public through a leasing program.

PM's literary awards promo
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The Prime Minister's Literary Awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian literature and history makes to the nation's cultural and intellectual life.

Meeting of Cultural Ministers
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The Meeting of Cultural Ministers comprises the Australian, state and territory government arts and culture ministers.

Corporate Plan 2017-18

The Communications and Arts portfolio touches every household and business in Australia and is critical to Australia having a knowledge-based, innovative economy.

Our Corporate Plan 2017–18 sets our course for the future, identifying our purpose, values, operating environment, strategic priorities, capability and risk oversight and management.

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Careers

Our objective is to foster an environment in which all Australians benefit from access to diverse communications services and artistic and cultural experiences. We support our Ministers through high quality policy and program advice, and planning and managing the implementation of initiatives across Australia.

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