Closed Guidance Consultations

A list of closed advice and guidance consultations.

Listed Building Consent Advice

The consultation on the new Historic England Advice Note outlining the staged approach to maximise the chance of a successful listed building consent application closed on 21 December 2020.

Local Heritage Listing: Identifying and conserving local heritage

The consultation on the 2nd edition of Historic England Advice Note 7 on Local Heritage Listing closed on 18 December 2020.

Tall Buildings

The consultation on the revised Historic England Advice Note 4 on Tall Buildings closed on 28 May 2020.

Commercial Renewable Energy and the Historic Environment

The consultation on the new Historic England Advice Note on the potential impacts on the historic environment of commercial renewable energy proposals closed on 28 May 2020.

Curating the Palaeolithic

The consultation on guidance for curating the Palaeolithic closed on 15 May 2020.

Scientific Dating of Pleistocene Sites

The consultation on guidelines to provide advice on best practice for the effective use of scientific dating on English Pleistocene sites closed on 16 March 2020. 

Managing Lithic Scatters and Sites

The consultation for an archaeological guidance on managing lithic scatters and sites for planning authorities and planners closed on 30 September 2019.

Canal & River Trust: Proposed Listed Building Consent Order

The consultation on a proposed draft national Listed Building Consent Order (LBCO) for works to listed buildings controlled or managed by the Canal & River Trust, closed on 14 January 2019.

Conservation Principles

The consultation on our revised Conservation Principles closed on 2 February 2018. We have analysed the results of the consultation and are currently deciding how best to take this document forward. We are not expecting to publish a new version for at least six months.

Historic England Advisory Note on the Reconstruction of Heritage Assets

The consultation on the Reconstruction of Heritage Assets closed on 22 June 2016. We have revised the text in the light of the consultation responses and we will check it against the new version of the NPPF and the latest international conservation developments. We are expecting to publish the final version of this advice within the next few months.

Copies of closed consultation documents are still available for reference until the final version is published.

The final published guidance and recommendations might be different to the earlier consultation drafts.


If you have any questions about these closed consultations, please contact us via the email address below.

Guidance Team

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