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Commitment to Indigenous Artists' Rights

The Parliament House Art Collections is a significant public collection of Australian art.

DPS is committed to applying appropriate policies and procedures in all aspects of its dealings with Indigenous artists and their works.

DPS is a member of the Indigenous Art Code, which promotes industry best practice in upholding Indigenous Australian artists’ rights.

DPS adopts the Charter of Principles for Publicly Funded Collecting Institutions in managing the Parliament House Art Collections. The charter promotes professional best practice in acquiring and managing works by Indigenous artists.