As the peak body for history in Victoria, the History Council makes submissions on current issues.

Here are links to some recent submissions:


To the federal Minister for the Arts, advocating sustainable funding for Trove and the national collecting organisations. See the campaign page on Facebook and our submission (15 March 2016)


To the Victorian Environmental Assessment Council's Investigation into Historic Places on Public Land, endorsing the submissions prepared by the Royal Historical Society of Victoria and the Old Treasury Building. See our letter (22 December 2015)

To the Heritage Act Review, 2015: overview and our submission (31 August 2015)

To the federal Minister for the Environment, advocating better funding for history and heritage. See our letter (1 July 2015)

To the Victorian Special Minister of State, offering suggestions for State Budget Planning for local and community history. See our letter (9 March 2015)


To the Victorian Minister for Planning, supporting the Royal Historical Society of Victoria's Drill Hall proposal. See our letter (11 December 2014)


Contact us about opportunities to participate in consultations, or with news about matters that we might be able to respond to. 


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