Culture and the Arts: Portfolio Organisations

The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries -  Culture and the Arts and the following organisations form the Culture and Arts Portfolio:
 
Art Gallery of Western Australia (a statutory authority)
Perth Theatre Trust (a statutory authority)
State Library of Western Australia (a statutory authority)
Western Australian Museum (a statutory authority)
In addition, the State Records Office is included in the Portfolio; however it has a central government role and as such has its own Strategic Plan.
 
ScreenWest : On 1 December 2016, then Minister for Culture and the Arts, the Hon. John Day MLA, announced that Screenwest would transition from a Government agency to an independent not-for-profit. Formally, Screenwest has converted from an Incorporated Association to a Company Limited by Guarantee (CLBG).
 
The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries - Culture and the Arts - leads in integrating the activities of the Portfolio and acts as the main contact point for the Minister for Culture and the Arts and central government agencies.