About Us

Who we are

The Department of Heritage & Arts [DHA] (previously the Department of Culture & Heritage) was established in 2000 to coordinate Fiji’s culture sector.

DHA is headed by the Director Heritage & Arts.

The institution has implementing agencies located around Fiji which receive their annual grant from government through the Department.

How we work?

DHA currently has eight units which form the core sects of activities including policy development, and implementation of projects pertaining to cultural heritage at the national level.

The 5 units include:

  1. Policy & Convention, Cultural Statistics, ICH & Information Technology
  2. Fiji World Heritage.
  3. Cultural Industries and GIS.
  4. Culture Education, Planning and Training.
  5. Management and Finance.