Communications and the Arts
AFTRS is Australia's national screen arts and broadcast school and is regarded as one of the top 20 Film School's in the world - and the only Australian institution to make the list. Delivering advanced teaching and learning outcomes specifically for the screen arts and broadcast industry AFTRS is the only institution of its kind in Australia and was recently voted by the industry bible The Hollywood Reporter as one of the top 25 film schools in the world, coming in at #20. AFTRS is the only Australian institution to make the list.
Appropriations 22683000
Departmental expenses 31664000
Average staffing level 145
Building 130, Entertainment Quarter
Moore Park NSW 2021

Further information

  • Type of Body

    B. Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Film, Television and Radio School Act 1973

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Recreation and Culture

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    3 August 1973

  • Postal Address

    PO Box 2286, Strawberry Hills NSW 2012

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chief Executive Officer Mr. Neil Peplow 6 October 2015 5 October 2020
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