Funding and support for the arts
Funding for the arts comes from a variety of sources and you can get advice and information on this from The Arts Development Company.
Cultural Development in West Dorset
West Dorset District Council has produced an arts and museum support plan to show how the council intends to support the arts in the district.
Arts Development in Weymouth and Portland
Weymouth and Portland Borough Council is undertaking a two-year initiative to draw more Arts Council funding into the borough.
Voluntary and Community Arts
Help and support is available for amateur and community arts groups.
North Dorset Arts and Culture
North Dorset is home to a wealth of cultural organisations, enterprises and activities. Artists, craftspeople, food producers, farm shops, galleries and venues are located around the District, contributing to the area's sense of place and community.