Independent report

Independent Review of the Creative Industries

Independent review, led by the current Chair of ITV Sir Peter Bazalgette, outlining key recommendations for how the Creative Industries can underpin the UK’s future economic growth.


Independent Review of the Creative Industries

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The review sets out areas where, as part of the Industrial Strategy, government and industry should work together to develop a Sector Deal for the Creative Industries. With a particular focus on addressing barriers to growth in these industries, the review makes recommendations across the following areas:

  • Creative Clusters (key recommendation)
  • Innovation
  • Access to finance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International
  • Skills / talent pipelines
  • Screen industries

Sir Peter Bazalgette was commissioned by government to put forward proposals for a sector deal in the Industrial Strategy green paper.

Published 22 September 2017