TT2 Legal framework for protection of cultural heritage in North Portugal

TT2 - Protection instruments of cultural assets defining a common framework of cultural heritage elements

Legal framework for protection of cultural heritage in North Portugal

Protection and Enhancement of Cultural Heritage and their framing; Planning and coordination of interventions for the conservation, rehabilitation, restoration and enhancement in Cultural Heritage; Previous control on the interventions in cultural heritage and their protection areas; Articulation of the policy of Cultural Heritage protection with the policies and instruments of land management.       

Establishment of a public utility easement; Integration of the identified assets and their Protection Areas in the land management instruments; Prior evaluation of plans, projects, assignments and interventions to implement on heritage listed and their protection areas.

Success factors: Clarification of procedures; Recognition of cultural heritage as a defining element of the territory.   Heritage assets classified in Northern Portugal - 1365 (since 1910).  The number of technical advices issued by the DRC Northern in the last four years – 7733.

Contact:

Carla Cruz
Email: ccruz@culturanorte.pt