Matters handled by the Department
The Department is in charge of matters related to the preservation and development of Taoyuan City’s culture and arts.
Cultural Development Section
This section is in charge of promoting community-cultural development plans and community-oriented administration. It is also responsible for promoting the transformation and revitalization of local cultural centers, organizing cultural festivals that showcase the city''s unique characteristics, holding classes for the study of arts and culture, and handling the publication of the "Art & Culture in Taoyuan" brochure.
Performing Arts Section
This section is responsible for planning, managing and providing guidance to the development of the performing arts environment and activities. It also collects and researches related information, assists performance staff and performance groups, sets up cases, counsels and provides rewards and incentives to them, as well as promotes exchanges among performance groups and artists.
Visual Arts Section
This section is in charge of the planning, management and counseling of the visual arts environment and activities. It also collects and researches related information, provides assistance to artists and arts groups, gives them guidance, rewards and incentives, as well as promotes exchanges among them.
Cultural Heritage Section
This section is in charge of designating, logging, preserving, maintaining and managing monuments, historical buildings, settlements, cultural landscapes, heritage sites, etc. It is also responsible for the collection and preservation of documentation, and the advocacy and promotion of cultural assets education and other matters.
Cultural and Creative Audiovisual Section
This section is in charge of handling the renovation and reuse of villages built for military personnel and their families in past decades. It is also responsible for promoting the development of Taoyuan City’s film and television industry, creating an environment conducive to the development of cultural and creative industries, and nurturing talent in this field.
Office of the Secretary
Handles matters concerning documents, archives, cash flow, general services, asset management, as well as information, legal matters, public relations, research matters, and the setting up, counseling and supervision of cultural foundations, the training and management of volunteers, and various matters that do not fall under the duties of other sections or offices.
Handles personnel management matters according to the law.
Handles budget planning, accounting and statistics matters according to law.
Internal Affairs Office
Handles internal affairs according to law.
Subordinate offices under the Department