You will require this consent if you intend to collect, use or display an archaeological relic, for the purposes of study, conservation or exhibition. An archaeological relic means:
- any archaeological deposit
- any artefact, remains or material evidence associated with an archaeological deposit.
This includes any non-Aboriginal settlement or other visitation in Victoria and is fifty or more years old, but does not include the remains of a ship or an article associated with a ship.
Archaeological digs or works must have the permission of the agency, and found relics or items of significance declared.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.