Publications and submissions

Publications

Annual Reports 
Harradine Reports

Submissions

Select Committee on COVID-19 inquiry into the Australian Government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, June 2020 

Australia Council briefing paper – JobKeeper and the cultural and creative industries, April 2020

Australia Council briefing paper – Impact of COVID-19 on First Nations arts and culture, April 2020 

Australia Council response to the NIAA Indigenous Tourism Fund discussion paper, November 2019 

Australia Council Nationhood, national identity and democracy submission, October 2019

Australia Council response to Austrade's Beyond Tourism 2020 strategy consultation, March 2019 

Australia Council for the Arts submission - DFAT Soft Power Review, October 2018

Australia Council Submission to the Standing Committee on Communication and the Arts Inquiry into the Australian music industry, October 2018 

Australia Council Submission to the Closing the Gap Refresh, April 2018 

Australia Council Submission the Select Committee on the future of work and workers, February 2018 

Australia Council Submission to the Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs Inquiry into the Proliferation of Inauthentic Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'Style' art and craft products, November 2017 

Australia Council Submission to the Digital Economy Enquiry, November 2017 

Australia Council submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights Inquiry on Freedom of Speech in Australia, December 2016 (PDF 875KB) (RTF 124KB )

Australia Council submission in response to Productivity Commission’s Draft Report on Intellectual Property Arrangements, June 2016 (PDF 595 KB)

Australia Council submission to inquiry into broadcasting, online content and live production to rural and regional Australia, February 2016 (PDF 1.2MB) (RTF 141KB)

Australia Council submission in response to Productivity Commission’s Intellectual Property Arrangements Issues Paper, December 2015 (PDF 732 KB) (RTF 262 KB )

Australia Council submission - Inquiry into the impact of the 2014 and 2015 Commonwealth budget decisions on the arts, July 2015 (PDF 774 KB) (RTF 429 KB)

Australia Council submission in response to the draft Regulator Performance Framework, September 2014  (RTF version )

Australia Council submission in response to Treasury released the draft bill and regulations restating and centralising the special conditions for tax concession entities, April 2014

Australia Council submission in response to the Australian Parliament’s Northern Australia Committee inquiry into the development of Northern Australia, March 2014 

Australia Council Submission 2013 Review of the Resale Royalty Scheme August 2013

Australia Council submission in response to the ALRC Discussion Paper on Copyright and the Digital Economy, August 2013

Australia Council Submission to the Review ABC and SBS: Towards a Digital Future, December 2008 

Australia Council Submission to the Inquiry into the Disclosure Regimes for Charities and Not-for-Profit Organisations August 2008 

Australia Council submissions to 2020 Summit, April 2008

Australia Council Submission - Creative Australia, April 2008

Australia Council Submission - Australian Economy, April 2008

Australia Council Submission - Rural Communities, April 2008

Australia Council Submission to the Prime Minister's Science, Engineering and Innovation Council Inquiry into the role of creativity in the innovation economy, September 2005 

Australia Council Submission to the National Review of School Music Education April 2005 

Submission to the House of Representatives inquiry into the Education of Boys, February 2001 


Strategic and Corporate Plans

We are pleased to present our Corporate Plan (2019-23) as required under section 35(1)(a) of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (the PGPA Act) and Section 45 of the Australia Council Act 2013 (the Act).

The Corporate Plan 2019-23 (PDF) (RTF)

The Corporate Plan 2018-22 (PDF 1.2 MB) (RTF 139 KB)

The Corporate Plan 2017-21 (PDF 1.3 MB)

The Corporate Plan 2016-20 (PDF 2.7 MB) (RTF 184 KB)

The Corporate Plan 2015-19 (PDF 1.9 MB) (RTF 368 KB)

The Strategic Plan 2014-2019 (PDF 1.2 MB) (RTF 437 KB)


Statement of Expectations

Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety, and the Arts 2019-20 Statement of Expectations (PDF 2.08 MB)  

Australia Council 2019-20 Statement of Intent (PDF 216 KB) 

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