Heritage links

Heritage conservation

Useful information about heritage conservation principles and practice is available in technical publications on the following websites. Although legislation varies from state to state, conservation problems and methods are similar.

Local government

The Supporting Local Government Project endorsed by the Heritage Chairs and Officials of Australia and New Zealand (HCOANZ) group has developed a toolkit to achieve a national approach for local heritage protection in Australia. Refer to the Local government pages of the Heritage Victoria website for links to the following toolkit publications:

  • Supporting Local Government Heritage Conservation—final report to HCOANZ
  • Heritage Advisory Services Handbook
  • Protecting Local Heritage Places
  • Incentives for Heritage Protection Handbook
  • Making Good Local Heritage Decisions

Other useful sites