Hillar Sein is the manager of the arts department, organising the creation of the conditions necessary for the development of performing arts, music, literature and publishing, visual and applied arts, media services and film. The undersecretary of arts also takes part in the drafting and development of the national architectural policy.
Tarvi Pürn is responsible for the work of the sports department. He is responsible for the co-ordination of setting the general development directions of sports and fitness, sports-related training courses and scientific and applied research on sports. Tarvi Pürn also co-ordinates the development of the bases of the national funding for sports-related activities, cooperation with other ministries and state authorities in sports-related issues and co-operation between sports organisations.
Piret Hartman is in charge of the work of the department of cultural diversity, organising the creation of the conditions necessary for the development of the cultural life of national and ethnic minorities living in Estonia, as well as supporting the development of the cultural life and activities of Estonian nationals living abroad.