Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

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  1. Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)
  2. Be a part of the connected future of the UK
  3. Arts Council England Annual Report and Accounts 2019 to 2020

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What the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport does

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) helps to drive growth, enrich lives and promote Britain abroad.

We protect and promote our cultural and artistic heritage and help businesses and communities to grow by investing in innovation and highlighting Britain as a fantastic place to visit. We help to give the UK a unique advantage on the global stage, striving for economic success.

DCMS is a ministerial department, supported by 45 agencies and public bodies.

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Our ministers

Our management

Sarah Healey
Sarah Healey
Permanent Secretary
Sam Lister
Director General for Performance and Strategy
Susannah Storey
Director General for Digital and Media
Jacinda Humphry
Interim Director of Finance and Commercial
Helen Judge
Director General for Culture, Sport and Civil Society
Charles Alexander
Lead non-executive board member
Claire Dove OBE
Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Representative
Sherry Coutu CBE
Non-executive board member
Neil Mendoza
Commissioner for Cultural Recovery and Renewal
Hemant Patel
Non-Executive Board Member
Baroness Laura Wyld
Non-Executive Board Member

Contact DCMS

Main office address

Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
100 Parliament Street
United Kingdom

Press Office

Media enquiries only (24 hours)

020 7211 2210

Government Art Collection

100 Parliament Street
United Kingdom

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  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
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Freedom of Information (FoI) requests


0207 211 6111

High profile groups within DCMS

  1. Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation
  2. Office for Artificial Intelligence
  3. Office for Civil Society
  4. UK Council for Internet Safety

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Working for DCMS
  2. Procurement at DCMS
  3. Jobs

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