Heritage Act Amendments Passed
The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes the passing of the Historic
Cultural Heritage Bill 2019 through the Legislative Council today.
The amendments align with the Government's commitment to reduce red tape and maximise
certainty under the planning system for property owners, developers and other
stakeholders and better integrates Tasmania’s historic heritage and planning
The passing of this Bill will also make our Historic Cultural
Heritage Act more contemporary and further protect our unique historic
heritage, while at the same time strengthening the governance arrangements of
the Tasmanian Heritage Council.
The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to protecting
Tasmania’s way of life so it can be enjoyed by future generations.
The amendments will be enacted following proclamation.