In 2008 Ministry of Internal Affairs approved a new Opera’s statute, an important document whose articles are the synthesis of the institutional duties of the association.

Since then the Opera di Santa Croce participated in the administration of the patrimony, working not only to maintain the building and the works of art in good condition but also to delineate their specific value.
The Monumental Complex has therefore to be seen as a living place, full of meaning, other than a museum.