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SA Heritage Register

The South Australian Heritage Register contains a description or notes with respect to places of heritage value in South Australia. It includes heritage areas, places and related objects of State significance and records other categories of heritage places in South Australia (including local, national and world heritage places) which are protected under legislation.

The Register is administered by the South Australia Heritage Council pursuant to the Heritage Places Act 1993.

There are over 2,290 confirmed State heritage places entered in the Register. In addition, 17 State heritage areas have been designated.

Online databases

  • Australian Heritage Places Inventory

    The Australian Heritage Places Inventory contains information about places in South Australia that are listed in State, Territory and Commonwealth Heritage Registers and Lists. The information is updated regularly.    

  • Australian Heritage Database

  • The Australian Heritage Database contains detailed information about South Australia's World Heritage Places, National Heritage Places, Commonwealth Heritage Places and overseas places of historic significance to Australia.

NatureMaps is an interactive online map that shows World, Commonwealth, National, State and Local heritage places and areas in South Australia.

Obtaining hard copies of the Register

To obtain a hard copy of the Register or for an extract from the Register please contact Heritage South Australia on (08) 8124 4960 or email

Certified copies of entry in the Register

To order a certified copy of an entry in the Register, please contact:

Heritage South Australia
Phone: (08) 8124 4960
Post:  Heritage South Australia, GPO Box 1047, Adelaide SA 5001

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Contact us

South Australian Heritage Council: Phone (08) 8226 2127
Heritage South Australia: Phone (08) 8124 4960
Media enquiries: Phone (08) 8463 7437

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