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This is our page with information relating to Covid-19 and its impacts. You can read our latest news about advocacy relating to Covid-19 here, including our latest statement on our Covid-19 Impact Survey and how we will use the results.

Check our regularly updated useful links and advice

At the moment, we are focusing on:

For our members:

- Free renewals to our members for the next six months

- Regular member meetings and targeted advice, including digital support and free legal advice for members

- We will continue to share and promote the good work you are doing throughout this time. Anything you update on our website will continue to be fed through to our socials and get in touch, if you want to flag up any emerging activity you’d like to tell us about


We are working with partners to amplify the immediate concerns of the sector and our membership. We have passed your concerns to the Treasury Committee, Creative Scotland and the Scottish Government and will continue to do so.

Read our evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee on the impacts of Covid-19

Read about the results of our Sector Survey on Covid-19 Impacts

Read our evidence to the Treasury Committee on business support and self employment support

Read our regular update on what we’ve been doing on your behalf

- Tell us your concerns by email,

Direct support and programming:

- “Creative Scotland” has more details about the support it offers on its website, including its Digital Pivot programme

- The Emergency Art Workers Support Fund, led by Visual Arts Scotland, is open for micro-grants of £250 per person after raising a whopping £20,000

- More details on the Scottish Government’s support for businesses and self-employed people is available here


Read a case study of putting together a digital festival

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