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Investigating Heritage Significance

A draft guideline prepared by the NSW Heritage Office describing a methodology for investigating the heritage significance of an item when:

1. making decisions about changing or retaining an item;

2. preparing a heritage study;

3. preparing a conservation management plan;

4. considering an item for listing on the State Heritage Register or on a local environmental plan; or

5. preparing a statement of environmental effects or a heritage or environmental impact statement as part of the development approval process.

To download a copy of the guideline please click on the link below.

Contact Details

  • J Wright
  • Phone: 02 6238 8111
  • Fax: 02 6238 1290


Heritage Office Draft Guideline (PDF 407KB)