Council work in this area has included the identification of heritage sites, the promotion of design guidelines, the creation of the Invercargill Heritage Trail, the City Spirit Walk and the Bluff Heritage Trail.
The Council advocates non-regulatory methods to complement its works and has been heavily involved in a number of community education initiatives to encourage owners and occupiers of properties to manage their environment in more sustainable ways.
Heritage awards and funding
The Council presents a number of awards to honour Invercargill residents and organisations who have made significant contributions to the city's heritage and landscape.
Information and forms
City Centre Repainting (guide and printable application form)
Civic Plaques (guide)
Environment Award (guide)
Environment Citation (guide and nomination form)