Our Minister

artsACT reports to the Minister for the Arts and Community Events, Mr Gordon Ramsay MLA. He is also Attorney-General, Minister for Regulatory Services and Minister for Veterans and Seniors.

Former Ministers who have held responsibility for the arts portfolio are as listed:

  • Chris Bourke (22 January 2016 - 9 September 2016)
  • Joy Burch (16 May 2011 - 22 January 2016)
  • Jon Stanhope (4 November 2004 - 15 May 2011)
  • Bill Wood (13 November 2001 - 4 November 2004)
  • Brendan Smyth (15 December 2000 - 13 November 2001)
  • Kate Carnell (31 March 1998 - 15 December 2000)
  • Gary Humphries (15 March 1995 - 31 March 1998)
  • Bill Wood (18 June 1991 - 15 March 1995)
  • Rosemary Follett (11-18 June 1991)
  • Gary Humphries (13 December 1989 - 18 June 1991)
  • Trevor Kaine (5-13 December 1989)
  • Rosemary Follett (16 May - 5 December 1989)