Recent List entries and reviews

The final decision regarding entry of historic places and historic areas in the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero ('the List') is made by the Board.  The Māori Heritage Council makes the final decision regarding wāhi tūpuna, wāhi tapu and wāhi tapu areas.   Find out about recent entries on the List and reviews of List entries here.

Anyone can apply to have a place or area considered for entry on the List; or an existing entry considered for amendment or removal.  If a nomination or review of an existing List entry is progressed, a report is prepared to explain why a place or area is considered to be worthy of entry on the List.  

These reports are often provided to the public during the notification process, so there is an opportunity to provide comment or make a submission on the proposal.

The Board and Māori Heritage Council consider proposals and any submissions received before making a decision.  

Once the proposed entry is confirmed, information is made available on the List Online.

If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact the Manager Heritage Listing


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September 2021

The Board entered the following places on the List on 23 September 2021.  View the full report (pdf) by clicking the image, or the List Online (summary) listing by following the blue links below.

Category 2 historic place

Automatic Telephone Exchange, Napierpdf       


Automatic Telephone Exchange
Napier


Review

Old St Paul's Schoolroom, Wellingtonpdf
 
Old St Paul's Schoolroom
Wellington
Variation of address following relocation in Thorndon.
 

July 2021

The Board entered the following places on the List on 1 July 2021.  View the full report (pdf) by clicking the image, or the List Online (summary) listing by following the blue links below.

Category 1 historic place

Waiuta Report pdf

Waiuta
Waiuta


Category 2 historic places

Thomas King Observatory Reportpdf       
School House (Former) Karioitahipdf
Mercer Morguepdf
Thomas King Observatory
Wellington
Schoolteacher's House (former)
Karioitahi
Mercer Morgue (former)
Mercer
Smedley Farmhouse pdf
Sir Joseph Ward Statuepdf

Smedley Farmhouse (former)
Oakleigh
Sir Joseph Ward Statue
Ward
 

Review

Palmerston North Technical School (Former) Reportpdf
 
Palmerston North Technical School (former)
Palmerston North
Variation of extent to include the School's associated (former) Workshops building.