AGSC submission into the Creative and Cultural Institutions and Institutions
Parliamentary Inquiry into Australia’s Creative and Cultural Industries and Institutions

In September 2020, an inquiry was called for by Arts Minister Paul Fletcher. The AGSC made a submission to this inquiry, headed by Dr David Gillespie from the Nationals.

October 2020

The Terms of Reference for the inquiry were:

  • The direct and indirect economic benefits and employment opportunities of creative and cultural industries and how to recognise, measure and grow them

  • The non-economic benefits that enhance community, social wellbeing and promoting Australia’s national identity, and how to recognise, measure and grow them

  • The best mechanism for ensuring cooperation and delivery of policy between layers of government

  • The impact of COVID-19 on the creative and cultural industries, and

  • Avenues for increasing access and opportunities for Australia’s creative and cultural industries through innovation and the digital environment.

Read our Submission here