Heritage Advisory Service

Ballarat CBD landscape

Heritage Advisory Service

We employ a qualified Heritage Advisor to provide architectural and technical advice for heritage listed places within the municipality.

What type of heritage advice is provided?

Our Heritage Advisor will provide advice relating to:

  • Extent of any proposed demolition works
  • New buildings in a heritage area
  • Modifications to existing heritage buildings
  • The colours, design, materials and finishes of a building
  • Restoration and repair works
  • Heritage trees and landscaping
  • Any other relevant heritage matters as required.

We will provide advice relating to all relevant heritage considerations as well as any other planning matters that may need to be considered for the preparation of your Application for Planning Permit.

How can I access this service?

Call 5320 5640 to arrange a pre-application meeting with our Heritage Advisor. Please email your plans and any accompanying documents to preapplications@ballarat.vic.gov.au at least 1 week before your scheduled meeting.