Prosperity and social cohesion through arts, culture and heritage.


In working towards the achievement of its vision, the KZN Department of Arts and Culture defines its mission as follows:

  • To provide integrated arts, culture and heritage services for the people of KwaZulu-Natal by:
    Developing and promoting arts, culture and heritage in the province and mainstreaming its role in socio-economic development.


  • Professionalism
  • Caring
  • Empathy
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Fairness