What is heritage?
Parramatta is considered one of the most historically significant places in Australia.
It is important that Parramatta's heritage is conserved to enrich the character of City for the benefit of future generations.
Own, Sell or Buy Heritage Properties within Parramatta LGA
If you are the owner of a heritage property within the Parramatta local government area, or if you are considering selling, or buying a heritage property it is important to be aware of the relevant regulations and guidelines. Heritage properties are buildings, structures, or sites that have historical, cultural, social, or architectural significance and are legally protected under the heritage conservation laws.
Owning, selling, or buying a heritage property within Parramatta local government area may require compliance with the Heritage Act 1977 and the Parramatta Local Environmental Plan (LEP) 2023. Before making any alterations or excavating on a heritage property, it is important to get in contact with the local council to understand if the scope requires approval.
Explore Parramatta Virtually
On this virtual tour you can explore some of Parramatta’s most fascinating heritage properties.
Maintaining your heritage property(Back to top)
Regular maintenance and upkeep of heritage buildings is essential for their conservation and protection.
Find out where you can get information and advice on maintenance, colour schemes, tradespeople and heritage professionals.