AREAS OF LAW – Heritage Law

Some examples of situations in which we provide specialist services:

Do you object to the inclusion of your property on a heritage list or register?

Do you wish to make a written or oral representation to your local Council or the South Australian Heritage Council in relation to a proposed listing?

Do you wish to appeal to the Courts against the listing of your property on the South Australian Heritage Register?

Do you want to develop a property with heritage status?

Has your development application been refused on the basis of impact on a heritage item?

Do you object to the development of a heritage item?


We provide a full range of services in response to these types of issues.

For example we:

  • Prepare written representations to the relevant public authorities.
  • Make verbal representations at public meetings on behalf of our clients.
  • Lodge appeals with, and provide representation before, the Environment, Resources and Development Court in relation to the listing of properties on the South Australian Heritage Register.
  • Provide representation in planning appeals before the Environment, Resources and Development Court.
  • Provide representation before the Supreme Court in appeals.
  • Provide representation before Council Committees and Heritage Advisory Committees.
  • Provide strategic advice in relation to the listing of properties or the development of heritage listed properties.
  • Provide advice and representation in relation to compliance and enforcement matters in the Environment, Resources and Development Court.

Please contact us.

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