About the Commission

The Commission on Export of Cultural Assets

According to section 5 of the Act, the Commission on Export of Cultural Assets consists of 5 members whereof 4 of the members sit ex officio, that is to say in the capacity of their job as heads of the 4 national institutions in the area. The fifth member is appointed by the Minister of Culture for a period of 4 years among the leaders of non-governmental museums in Denmark.

The Commission on Export of Cultural Assets is serviced by a secretariat which consists of a secretary on half-time and a legal special adviser. The secretariat is located at The National Museum of Denmark.