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Protocol for the Care of the Government Historic Estate

The Government is committed to setting a good example in the care of its historic estate. This Protocol explains how departments and agencies will put this commitment into practice.

The maintenance of heritage assets in active use and good repair is part of a sustainable approach to the environment. A strategic, systematic approach to the management of historic property will help to achieve value for money and safeguard the special interest of the historic environment.

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Product Code: 51557


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