Heritage places are important in shaping the character of Wellington city. They are part of what makes Wellington unique.

Guidelines & Advice

Heritage advice is available from the Council's heritage advisors, ICOMOS, NZ Historic Places Trust and other sources.

    Heritage Sites

    Definition of a heritage site and how to find out if your building is a heritage site or has heritage significance, and how the Council can help.

      Earthquakes & Heritage

      Maintaining heritage features and future-proofing against earthquake risks is a challenge.

        Heritage Policy & Vision

        The Council works to identify and protect the city's heritage places to help retain them for future ...

          Heritage Trails

          The Council publishes several heritage trail brochures to increase awareness of the heritage issues ...