Heritage upgrade works



in relation to a heritage item or heritage setting, means works undertaken to satisfy or increase compliance with Building Act 2004 and Building Code requirements. It may include:
  1. structural seismic upgrades, core drilling, temporary lifting and/or moving off foundations or permanent realignment of foundationsÍž
  2. fire protectionÍž
  3. provision of access; and
  4. temporary lifting and/or temporary moving of a heritage item to allow for ground, foundation and retaining wall remediation.
It excludes Building Code upgrade works undertaken as part of repairs, reconstruction or restoration.