Apply for exemption or approval for changes to state heritage register-listed places
To cut red tape and reduce assessment timeframes, the Heritage Council of NSW has delegated a range of functions to the City of Sydney.
Project Status: When you need to do this
Before you startThis delegation covers applications under the Heritage Act 1977 in our area.
Information and frequently asked questions are available on the Heritage NSW website.
State heritage inventory
The State Heritage Inventory is an online database containing more than 27,000 heritage items and places on statutory lists in New South Wales.
Heritage & conservation
Development applicationsYou’ll still need to notify us about minor works to heritage items or within heritage conservation areas.
Cultural support & fundingProvides an incentive for the conservation and ongoing maintenance of historic items in central Sydney.
- There are many buildings and landmarks in our area that need to be treasured for future generations.