Heritage Restoration of Buildings and the Built Community

A. Guiding Principles for the Restoration of Heritage Buildings and the Built Environment.

These are international & national recognized Dos and Don’ts of physical intervention of the built environment of heritage structures.

a. Venice Charter:

https://www.icomos.org/charters/venice_e.pdf

INTERNATIONAL CHARTER FOR THE CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION OF MONUMENTS AND SITES (THE VENICE CHARTER 1964)

b. Appleton Charter

http://www.icomos.org/charters/appleton.pdf

Appleton Charter for the Protection and Enhancement of the Built Environment

Published by ICOMOS Canada under the auspices of the English-
Speaking Committee, Ottawa, Canada, August 1983

c. NATIONAL TRUST for CANADA

http://archive.nationaltrustcanada.ca

Heritage Links

http://archive.nationaltrustcanada.ca/heritage-links

d. The Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada is the result of a major collaborative effort among federal, provincial, territorial and municipal governments, heritage conservation professionals, heritage developers, and many individual Canadians:
        http://www.historicplaces.ca/media/7209/sandg_en.pdf

e. Ontario Heritage Trust:
        http://www.heritagetrust.on.ca

Eight Guiding Principles in the Conservation of Built Heritage:
http://www.mtc.gov.on.ca/en/publications/InfoSheet_8%20Guiding_Principles.pdf

Eight guiding principles in the conservation of historic properties:
http://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/user_assets/documents/HIS-005-Eight-guiding-principles-ni-the-conservation-of-historic-properties-ENG.pdf

f. Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport

Ontario Heritage Act:
http://www.mtc.gov.on.ca/en/heritage/heritage_act.shtml

g. ICCROM:

The International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM) is an intergovernmental organization working in service to its Member States to promote the conservation of all forms of cultural heritage, in every region of the world

https://www.iccrom.org/about/overview/what-iccrom

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