Extent Heritage are leaders in heritage and archaeological consulting, providing expert advice to clients across Australia and the Asia Pacific region for more than two decades. Our heritage advisors based in our Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices work across the nation on a diverse range of heritage projects for a wide range of public and private sector clients. Our in-house team include more than 30 heritage specialists covering archaeology, built and urban heritage, industrial heritage, heritage planning and policy, conservation, analysis, research and interpretation.
The cornerstone of our successful approach to project delivery and risk management is our highly skilled team. Extent Heritage commits to ensuring that more than 50 per cent of our team are senior consultants and specialists with extensive experience and a demonstrated ability to resolve complex heritage management issues. Our commitment to senior expertise is unmatched in the heritage consulting industry and ensures we bring consistent high quality to all our projects. We have specialists in archaeological analysis, excavation and conservation advice, industrial heritage, built heritage, heritage interpretation, community consultation, strategic planning and cultural values mapping. Extent Heritage provides innovative management solutions that are carefully crafted to meet our clients’ individual needs resulting in greater levels of certainty and less risk.
Extent Heritage provides a single point of service for all your heritage assessment and management requirements on projects across Australia and the Asia-Pacific. We have teams based in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth who are able to mobilise to work in any area. Our work ranges from small-scale development impact assessments to large construction and infrastructure projects such as the National Broadband Network and Chevron Australia’s construction of the Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG plants in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Our Asia-Pacific work includes projects such as the heritage assessments and management planning for World War Two battlefield sites along the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea, and expert contributions to the International Forensic Team working in East Timor.
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
Our staff also belong to a range of professional heritage, planning and archaeological associations across Australia and in other parts of the world.
Some of these include:
Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Incorporated
Planning Institute of Australia
Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology
Australian Archaeological Association
The Royal Australian Historical Society
The Urban Development Institute of Australia
World Archaeological Congress
Australian Rock Art Research Association
New Zealand Archaeological Association
Australian Institute of Management Western Australia
Quaternary Research Association
Australasian Quaternary Association
National Trust of Australia
Australian Society for Human Biology
Extent Heritage are on various expert advisory and professional panels and consultant lists. Some of these include:
Roads and Maritime Services NSW
Transport for NSW
John Holland Rail - Country Rail Network
Queensland Main Roads
Defence Housing Association
Port Douglas Shire Council
Heritage Consultants List - NSW, Office of Environment and Heritage
Cultural Heritage Advisors List - Aboriginal Affairs Victoria (AAV)
In January 2016 AHMS and Futurepast Heritage merged to form Extent Heritage. EXTENT offers the most comprehensive range of built heritage, archaeology and Aboriginal heritage services available within the Australian and Asia Pacific region.