Biennial Report on the Care of the Government Historic Estate 2019-21

This is a Report looking at the condition and prospects of heritage assets held by Government departments and agencies, which between them have to care for more than 10,000 sites.

Every two years these bodies are asked to account for their stewardship: this report assesses their answers covering the period 2019 to 2021 and explores various associated issues and themes.

  • Introduction: why conserve the government historic estate?
  • How government is changing
  • Usefulness and risk
  • Heritage assets: designated and undesignated
  • Heritage Management Tools
  • Contested Heritage
  • Climate Change
  • Government departments and others contributing to this report
  • How they are doing
  • The questions
  • The answers
  • Conclusions
  • Annex
    • How the Protocol came into use
    • Heritage at Risk on the Government Historic Estate 2019-21

Additional Information

  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 66
  • Product Code: HE0069


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