Our strategic direction regarding heritage
The strategic direction for Auckland's Historic Heritage / Ngā taonga nō Tuawhakarere o Tāmaki Makaurau is to protect and conserve Tāmaki Makaurau /Auckland's historic heritage for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Aucklanders expect that our unique historic heritage will continue to improve our quality of life – by reinforcing our sense of place and identity – and provide a legacy for future generations.
Our historic heritage priorities
The priorities for historic heritage within the Auckland Plan are to:
- understand, value and share our heritage
- invest in our heritage
- empower collective stewardship of our heritage.
The Unitary Plan provides a framework for the identification, evaluation and ongoing management and protection of our historic heritage.
- historic heritage places
- special character areas
- notable trees
- sites and places of significance to Mana Whenua.