The Government has released a report of a review examining private sector support for the arts chaired by Harold Mitchell AC. The review aimed to identify any barriers or impediments that may exist in Australia with respect to private sector support for the arts.
The report's recommendations included:
The findings of the review will assist in the development of policy options with respect to enhancing the private sectorâ€™s contribution to the arts. Arts Minister Simon Crean said the Government would consider the recommendations as part of the development of the National Cultural Policy.