Guidelines for Conducting Historical Archaeological Surveys - Victoria


You will need to comply with these guidelines If you intend to conduct a survey of an archaeological site. These guidelines outline the process for conducting and completing a survey in Victoria, ensuring that there is a consistency in the recording, evaluation and management of historical sites.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Heritage Act 2017 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Heritage Regulations 2017 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Heritage Victoria

Contact details

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Heritage Victoria

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Phone: 03 7022 6390
Website: Heritage Victoria (Opens in new window)