27 March 2020 – Suspended rent payments for national museums

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Industry interventions
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Dutch Government is offering national museums, who rent their property from the government, a suspension from having to pay rent for three months.

The measure is part of an additional package for the arts and culture sector to combat the impact of COVID-19 on their industry.
Full details here: https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/ministeries/ministerie-van-onderwijs-cultuur-en-wetenschap/documenten/kamerstukken/2020/03/27/uitwerking-motie-jetten-c-s-over-steun-voor-het-culturele-en-creatieve-veld