Museum constitutional and governance arrangements – supporting guidance

This resource is intended to provide an overview of the main constitutional requirements that are regarded as acceptable in order to achieve Accredited museum status. It provides general guidance on the legal forms that are felt to provide the best opportunity for sound management of museums, delivery of public benefit and the protection of their collections and assets. The guidance also outlines those constitutional arrangements that are ineligible for Accreditation.

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Date created: 2019

Author: Dawn Langley

Publisher: Arts Council England