State Register of Heritage Places

The State Register of Heritage Places is the heritage register of historic sites in Western Australia deemed significant at the state level by the Heritage Council of Western Australia.

Places listed on the register include buildings, structures, gardens, cemeteries, memorials, landscapes and archaeological sites.[1]


The Heritage Council use criteria established in September 1991 to determine the cultural heritage significance of each place, as follows:[2]

  1. Aesthetic value
  2. Historic value
  3. Scientific value
  4. Social value
  5. Rarity
  6. Representativeness
  7. Condition
  8. Integrity
  9. Authenticity

See also


  1. "State Heritage Register". State Register of Heritage Places. Heritage Council of Western Australia. Retrieved 1 September 2017.
  2. "The assessment criteria for cultural heritage significance" (PDF). State Heritage Office. Government of Western Australia. March 2012. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
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