Heritage Strategic Plan
CITY OF SUBIACO | Perth, WA
The City of Subiaco is a place known and loved for its character homes and picturesque streets combined with modern architectural design. With a significant number of buildings, places and streetscapes with heritage value, the City identified the need to develop an overarching strategy to manage heritage and balance the interests of property owners and heritage advocates.
element were appointed to work with the City’s heritage team and undertake stakeholder engagement with Councillors, staff and the general community regarding current heritage management processes and their future vision which was to inform development of the Heritage Strategic Plan.
element ran a series of workshops to understand the key issues, needs and drivers surrounding the management of heritage assets, and engaged surveys to gauge broader community views. We compiled the results of the engagement program and reported these to the City. element then worked with the City to review current heritage management process and practice, and compiled a range of recommendations for consideration by the City in their development of the Strategy.