Due diligence and archival research

Our experienced team of archaeologists, anthropologists, and historians are dedicated to uncovering new knowledge through every heritage project. Beginning with thorough due diligence and meticulous archival research, we leave no stone unturned in our quest to explore the traces of the past. Join us as we delve into the world of desk-based assessments, unearthing existing information and shedding light on intriguing topics and locations.

Discovering our heritage: a comprehensive approach

In our quest to explore and preserve historic heritage sites, we employ a thorough and meticulous process. This includes a careful examination of heritage listings from both the esteemed Heritage Council and the relevant Local Government, allowing us to gain valuable insights into the historical significance of each location. Additionally, we delve into the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage (DPLH) website, meticulously scouring records of Registered Aboriginal Sites or surveys, ensuring that Indigenous heritage values are also taken into account. To further augment our knowledge, we conduct extensive archival research, combing through historical written documents and maps.

This invaluable resource allows us to tap into the wealth of primary and secondary documentation housed within government and library collections. Our dedication to this meticulous process ensures that no stone is left unturned in our exploration of our rich historical heritage. This approach ensures all legal and moral compliance for our clients, mitigating any risk.

Historic heritage assessments

Discovering and understanding our cultural heritage is crucial. It forms the foundation of our future historic surveys and allows us to effectively preserve our history. By identifying historical heritage, we can take proactive measures to protect the cultural environment from any potential impacts. Through careful research, we can help you identify and address heritage-related issues, ultimately saving you valuable time, money, and resources.

Streamlined Planning Applications and Development Approvals

Our meticulous research and due diligence are critical in ensuring a smooth planning application and development approval process. We guarantee that our clients receive meticulous documentation that aligns with Federal, State, and Local Government planning policies, as well as industry standards and existing heritage legislation like the Heritage Act 2018. Trust our expert team to leave no stone unturned in providing you with a comprehensive final product, giving you peace of mind.

Do not hesitate to contact us if you think you need a historic due-diligence assessment.


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