Tunisia/ 5.1 General legislation  

5.1.3 Allocation of public funds

Financial resources come from the State budget and allocations for investment in cultural infrastructure projects are transferred to municipal or regional councils for follow-up and contribution. Funds for management and sector intervention (festivals, cultural activities…) are transferred to the budgets of regional delegations for  culture under the responsibility of the regional delegate for culture. The disbursements by public funds are in accordance with the principles and procedures of public accounting rules. Grants of direct support to the cultural domain remain at the level of the ministry and in accordance with established commissions. 

Chapter published: 05-05-2015