Potential Approval, Permit or Code of Practice Requirements:
The Ministry of Tourism, Sport and the Arts regulates and issues permits for heritage inspections, investigations and site alterations. Under section 14 of the Heritage Conservation Act a person must not excavate or otherwise alter land for the purpose of archaeological research or searching for artifacts except under permit or order issued under the section. Section 13 of the Heritage Conservation Act affords protection to objects and sites of heritage and archaeological value and a permit under section 12 is required should there be a need to alter a site or recover objects.
Relevant Section or Regulation: