Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is a department of the United Kingdom government, with responsibility for culture and sport in England, the building of a digital economy, and some aspects of the media throughout the UK, such as broadcasting and Internet.
|Welsh: Adran Ddigidol, Diwylliant, Cyfryngau a Chwaraeon|
100 Parliament Street – partly occupied by DCMS on the windowless fourth floor
|Jurisdiction||England (culture, sport)|
UK (digital, media)
|Headquarters||100 Parliament Street,|
London SW1A 2BQ,
|Annual budget||£1.4 billion (current) & £1.3 billion (capital) for 2011–12|
It also has responsibility for the tourism, leisure and creative industries (some joint with Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy). The department was also responsible for the delivery of the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.