Heritage Policy and Guidance
Murtoa Stick Shed Credit: Adam Dimech

Heritage Policy and Guidance

This page contains the Heritage Council’s policy and guidance documents to assist in the nomination and assessment of places and objects for inclusion in the Victorian Heritage Register.

These documents should be read in conjunction with the Heritage Council’s Criteria for Inclusion in the Victorian Heritage Register.


Framework of Historical Themes

The Framework of Historical Themes were developed in 2010 by the Heritage Council of Victoria and the Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council to increase awareness and appreciation of the State’s diverse heritage.


Guidance on identifying places and objects of State-level social value in Victoria

To assist in assessing the cultural heritage significance of places and objects for possible inclusion in the Victorian Heritage Register under Criterion G (PDF 400KB) (Word 266KB)


Landscapes of Cultural Heritage Significance: Assessment Guidelines

The purpose of the Landscapes of Cultural Heritage Significance: Assessment Guidelines is to improve the understanding, identification and assessment of the cultural values of landscapes in Victoria.


Image: Forward Surge Sculpture © 2019 HIN LIM AIPP | Hin Lim Photography

 


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