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Media and publishing

The Welsh Government works with the UK Government’s Department for Culture, Media and Sport on film and broadcasting issues, and supports the publishing industry in Wales.

Publishing

The Welsh Government supports the publishing industry in Wales through the Welsh Books Council (external link).

Film

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is responsible for:

  • UK-wide policy on film
  • sponsorship of the UK Film Council
  • sponsorship of the National Film and Television School
  • UK lead on European film policy.

A new film agency for Wales has been established. The new organisation will ensure that the economic, cultural, educational and exhibition aspects of film are effectively represented in Wales, the UK and the world. For more information, visit the Film Agency for Wales website (external link).

Broadcasting

The Welsh Government works closely with the DCMS and other relevant bodies on broadcasting issues that affect Wales.

Visit: The Department for Culture, Media and Sport website (external link)