Heritage Advisory Committee

The Liverpool City Council Heritage Advisory Committee has been established to support the conservation and promotion of heritage within the Liverpool Local Government Area by providing relevant community based advice and assistance.

The outcomes of the Committee are to:

  • provide a forum for input from the community and the professional heritage sector on matters of heritage significance to the Liverpool Local Government Area;
  • promote the natural and cultural heritage of the Liverpool Local Government Area by increasing community awareness and understanding of heritage conservation;
  • advocate for the conservation of local heritage as a contributor to a sense of place and local identity;
  • support Council in advancing the aims of the Heritage Strategy;
  • support Council in the development and implementation of strategies, policies and programs related to heritage conservation;
  • provide input to Council on heritage programming, exhibitions, education and events; and
  • support Council in the conservation and promotion of Liverpool City Council's movable heritage collection.

The Heritage Advisory Committee comprises of 10 members, consisting of the mayor or his/ her delegate, Council staff and six community representatives.  Heritage professionals can also be appointed to the Committee.  Representatives are appointed for a two year term.

The appointment of community representatives is through a selection committee comprising Council officers who advertise for nominations, assess applications against the selection criteria and recommend appointments to Council for endorsement.

Heritage Advisory Committee meetings are open to members of the general public who may participate in discussion.  Voting rights are maintained by only those appointed to the Committee.

Agendas for the upcoming meeting will be provided to all members of the committee at least one (1) week before the meeting, with the minutes listed on Council's website after the minutes have been considered by a full meeting of Council.

Meetings are held quarterly at the Liverpool City Council Administrative Centre at 33 Moore Street, Liverpool. All meetings are on Mondays from 2.30pm – 4pm.  

The dates of 2017 meetings are:

  • 19 June
  • 18 September
  • 18 December

Should you wish to attend a Heritage Advisory Committee meeting, register your interest with the Heritage Officer by 12pm the Wednesday before the meeting.  Contact the Heritage Officer on heritageofficer@liverpool.nsw.gov.au or 1300 36 2170.

Heritage Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes.