De Raad voor Cultuur is het wettelijke adviesorgaan van de regering en het parlement op het terrein van kunst, cultuur en media. De raad is onafhankelijk en adviseert, gevraagd en ongevraagd, over actuele beleidskwesties en subsidieaanvragen.

Summary: the recommendation for Dutch museums in overview

The reorganisation of the Dutch museum system from 2017 will result in a sustainable, future-focused museological sector with an extensive social reach. Its aim is to grant the public optimum access and opportunities to enjoy the Netherlands Collection. To achieve this goal, institutions will cooperate, share knowledge and bear collective responsibility for a high-quality and professional sector. The various levels of governmental authority in the Netherlands will coordinate their museum policies. A Core Netherlands Collection will be established and protected. This will all result in a more efficient use of public resources to serve social, cultural and economic objectives.

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