A NSW Government website


Our heritage includes the places, objects and stories that we have inherited from the past and want to protect for future generations.

The different types of heritage we recognise, manage and protect.

Recognition that a significant place or object should be protected under law.

Information to assist private property owners, local councils, state agencies and heritage industry professionals.

Information about heritage listed items and significant sites in NSW.

Apply for an approval or permit to do work on a state heritage listed item and find out when approval may not be needed.

Grants to help property owners, managers and communities identify and care for heritage.

Initiatives to keep heritage alive and meaningful for communities.

An advisory committee that includes members of Aboriginal organisations, elder groups and communities.

An independent statutory body that includes members of the community, public sector and conservation profession.