Australian Heritage Council

Australian Heritage Council

Australian Heritage Council was established on 19 February, 2004 as the Australian body responsible for advising the Australian Government on cultural heritage matters. The Council assesses nominations for the Commonwealth National Heritage list and the Commonwealth Heritage List and keeps the Register of the National Estate.

The Australian Heritage Council has replaced the Australian Heritage Commission.

See also

Australian Heritage Database

External links

* Australian Heritage Council website [ Website]

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