You will require this application if you intend to nominate a place or object for inclusion in the Heritage Register. When making a nomination to the Register, you should consider carefully whether the place or object has special cultural heritage significance to the State of Victoria, as there are certain criteria that an object or place must meet to be included in the Register.
Places or objects that are registered are legally protected.
Heritage places and objects are places that contribute to the history of Victoria and may include:
- moveable objects
- remains or parts of a ship
- archaeological sites
- historic precincts
- historic objects associated with a place
- archaeological relics associated with a site
- shipwreck relics
- protected zones.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.