The purpose of the DCA is to foster the cultural development of Western Australia through the provision of quality services and funding programs, and the implementation of Government policies and initiatives.
The Culture and Arts portfolio comprises the DCA (including the State Records Office), Art Gallery of WA, the Perth Theatre Trust, ScreenWest, the State Library, and the WA Museum.
Strategic Directions 2016-2031 image credit: Antony Gormley sculptures on Lake Ballard. Courtesy of Tourism WA. Image by Frances Andrijich & Henrik Tived © 2010.