Historic Environment Division-DoE Northern Ireland

Formerly known as the Environment and Heritage Service, the Historic Environment Division of Northern Ireland's DOE is responsible for the protection of the historic environment, including monuments and buildings.

The Historic Monuments Unit of the division maintains Northern Ireland's 194 monuments in state care and records, designates, conserves and promotes historic monuments. It does this through maintaining databases on sites and monuments, advising on planning applications that affect them, and monitoring and commissioning archaeological investigations.

The Historic Buildings Unit of the division produces and maintains the register of listed buildings in Northern Ireland; advises the planning service on planning applications that affect listed buildings; provides professional advice on alterations and technical information on repairs; where appropriate provides grant aid for approved schemes; promotes awareness of historic buildings e.g. through organising European Heritage Days.

T:0845 3020008

E:bh@doeni.gov.uk

W:www.ni-environment.gov.uk

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Contact UAHS
The Old Museum Building
7 College Square North
Belfast
BT1 6AR

T 028 9055 0213   
E info@uahs.org.uk

Supported by

Heritage Lottery Fund Historic Environment Fund

NI Charity Commission No: NIC101510

Company Reg No. NI 35582