Creative New Zealand's vision for the arts in New Zealand: dynamic and resilient arts valued in Aotearoa and internationally.
Creative New Zealand is the trading name of the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa, established by the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa Act 1994.
We are funded by the New Zealand Government through the:
Our purpose is to encourage, promote and support the arts in New Zealand for the benefit of all New Zealanders.
The principles we follow include recognising and upholding:
Our vision is one of dynamic and resilient arts valued in Aotearoa and internationally.
Our values describe the behaviours our clients, partners and stakeholders can expect from us and that we expect of them in return.
To develop a strong and dynamic arts environment, we focus on achieving these long-term goals or strategic outcomes:
We also seek to achieve the Government's priorities for the state sector which are to:
Our intentions and objectives are described our Statement of Intent 2014-2018. Learn more about our role and priorities in our Strategic Plan 2013-2016 and what we expect to achieve in our Statement of Performance Expectation 2015-16