Arts and culture

Policy papers and consultations

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  1. Consultation on the Public Lending Right Rate Per Loan payments for the 2018 to 2019 scheme year

    Consultation on the proposed rate per loan for the 2018 to 2019 Public Lending Right scheme year

  2. Culture is Digital

    Using technology to drive audience engagement, boosting the digital capability of cultural organisations and unleashing the creative potential of technology.

  3. Proposed changes to Entertainment Licensing Statistics

    We are consulting on proposals to discontinue the annual Entertainment Licensing Statistics release.

  4. Museum Partnership Report: Understanding the national museums' partnership activities in 2017 to 2018

    This report is an overview of the partnerships of the 17 national UK museums, revealing how museum partnerships benefit partners, audiences and wider society.

  5. Revising the definition of treasure in the Treasure Act 1996 and revising the related codes of practice

    A consultation on proposals which would update the Treasure Act 1996 Codes of Practice, revise the Act’s definition of treasure and commence relevant provisions in the Coroners and Justice Act 2009.

  6. Tailored Review of Historic England

    The Department for Digital, Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) is conducting a tailored review of Historic England.

  7. The Heritage Statement: One Year On

    The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has published a 'One Year On' update, detailing Government's vision and strategy for heritage and the historic environment.

  8. Annual Report to Parliament on public libraries activities from January 2017 to March 2018

    A report presented to Parliament pursuant to Section 17 of the Public Libraries and Museums Act 1964

  9. Museums Action Plan 2018

    How Government supports museums in England.

  10. Museums' Partnership Framework

    National responsibilities for national museums.

  11. Public Lending Right (PLR) Rate Per Loan Consultation for payments in relation to the 2017/18 public lending right scheme year

    This is a consultation letter aimed at authors and other interested parties for payments in relation to the 2017/18 public lending right scheme year

  12. Consultation on technical amendments to the Public Lending Right Scheme

    This consultation relates to proposed technical amendments to relevant secondary legislation for the Public Lending Right (the PLR Scheme) so is aimed at authors and others with an interest in the PLR.

  13. Post Implementation Review (PIR) Video Recordings

    PIR amendments to The Video Recordings (Labelling Regulations) Act and The Video Recordings Act

  14. Public Lending Right (PLR) Consultation 2018

    This is a consultation letter aimed at authors and other interested parties for the 2018 rate per loan for Public Lending Right

  15. Government Response to the Commission on Dormant Assets' Report

    The government's response to the Commission on Dormant Assets' report.

  16. English Churches and Cathedrals Sustainability Review

    The Review will consider the challenges faced by our ecclesiastical heritage buildings and their long term sustainability.

  17. The Taylor Review: Sustainability of English Churches and Cathedrals

    An independent review, chaired by Bernard Taylor, into the sustainability of Church of England Church and Cathedral buildings.

  18. The Heritage Statement 2017

    The Government’s vision and strategy for Heritage and the historic environment.

  19. Protection of cultural property in the event of armed conflict

    1) Implementation of the 1954 Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, its Protocols and the Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Act 2017 2) Guidance on the Cultural Pro…

  20. Proposed changes to DCMS Statistical Publications

    We are consulting on potential changes to the coverage and frequency of some of our statistical releases, and general feedback on the content and format of all our statistical releases.