If you are considering undertaking an Aboriginal heritage survey, it is recommended that you first contact the department to discuss your circumstances
There is no requirement that an Aboriginal heritage survey be included with a:
All information required for decision-making in relation to Aboriginal site assessment or granting Section 18 consent must be included on the aforementioned forms. If a decision is made to submit a survey report as an attachment to one of these forms, at no place on the form should it state 'refer to attached report' or similar.
The department will usually make reports that have been submitted available to other people on request. The benefit of submitting a report is that it may assist others with their research.
link to the Government Standard Heritage Agreement
The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this site may contain images of people who are deceased.