Guiding Principles


To advance professional arts consulting and, by extension, arts development in Canada by:

  • Supporting networking and shared learning among consultants;
  • Providing a forum for discussion and resolution of issues of shared concern;
  • Recommending qualifications, ethics and practices for arts consultants;
  • Representing and advocating for the profession;
  • Promoting the use of experienced and qualified professionals in the field; and
  • Demonstrating leadership within the field.