Culture and Major Events Directorate

What we do

The directorate's purpose is to:

  • build Scotland's influence and reputation abroad
  • create the conditions for culture, heritage and creative excellence to flourish
  • value and nurture our arts, culture and heritage
  • support the development and growth of our creative industries
  • work alongside EventScotland to support, sustain and develop the events industry
  • support the successful delivery of major cultural and sporting events in Scotland

Who we are

Cabinet Secretary and Ministers