7. Minister for Cultural and Heritage – Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is the Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage.

The Broadcasting & Film branch of the Ministry provides support to government-funded broadcasters and broadcasting agencies, assesses organisational performance, and appoints members on the independent crown entity – Broadcasting Standards Authority

In relation to alcohol, the BSA oversees complaints in relation to programmes broadcasted in New Zealand. See the advertising and sponsorship section for more information.

MINISTRY OF CULTURE & HERITAGE (BROADCASTING & FILM)