Arts and Culture Policy


Arts and cultural activities enrich and enliven daily life.

The Arts and Culture Policy was adopted in August 2020.

Read the Arts and Culture Policy

The policy statements include:

  • Council supports the thriving arts and cultural activity already happening in the Byron Shire.
  • Collaboration and community-led governance result in more successful outcomes for the community and Council.
  • Council plays a key role in providing infrastructure to support arts and culture throughout the Shire.
  • Council supports an integrated approach to enabling cultural development.
  • Council supports arts and cultural initiatives that are engaging, inclusive, diverse and accessible.
  • Council promotes measurable outcomes for arts and cultural development activities.


For more information please contact:

Arts and Cultural Officer
Phone: 02 6626 7000