1. Read the guidance and talk to your regional office

Download and read our guidance, available in PDF format and Word format. This has recently been updated to include key dates on forthcoming funding rounds and information for unsuccessful applicants who wish to apply again.

Our FAQs will also answer some common questions.

You must then contact our Enquiries team to speak to someone in your regional Arts Council office who will advise you on your proposal.

2. Complete and submit your application form online

Go to our online portal where you can complete and submit the online application form. You can save your work and come back at any time to complete the form.

Printed applications will not be accepted.