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What is a scheduled monument?
Securing the protection of the most important monuments in the national interest.
The steps involved in the scheduling process.
What is scheduled monument consent?
Once a monument is scheduled, prior consent is required for most works including repairs.
Required for the use of any equipment capable of detecting metal on scheduled monuments.
Works covered under Class Consent.
Our approach to compliance.
Advice and guidance on caring for your scheduled monument.
Financial assistance to help preserve and maintain monuments.
Ancient monument grants