Heritage investigative and temporary works

in relation to a heritage item, means temporary removal, recording, storage and reinstatement of undamaged heritage fabric where necessary for associated works to the heritage item.  It may include:
  1. temporary removal for investigation of building condition and determining the scope of works; and
  2. temporary removal of heritage fabric where the heritage fabric cannot be satisfactorily protected in situ; and
  3. core drilling.
It excludes the following activities where they are undertaken as part of heritage upgrade works:
  1. core drilling;
  2. temporary lifting and/ or temporary moving off foundations; and
  3. temporary lifting and/or temporary moving of a heritage item to allow for ground, foundation and retaining wall remediation.