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List of National Cultural Heritage Laws

Total number of results: 4801

Country Year Title
  • Romania
2001 Decision 1258 [HOTARÂREA DE GUVERN nr. 1258/2001 privind organizarea Oficiului National al Monumentelor Istorice ] Romanian
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sudan
  • Eswatini
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 4: du Rwanda au Zimbabwe [English]
  • Philippines
Background on Cultural Heritage Law of Philippines and Presentation of the different Cultural Institutions and Actors [English]
  • Costa Rica
Handbook of procedures: Definitive import
  • Tajikistan
1993 Law on Tourism [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ ТАДЖИКИСТАН О ТУРИЗМЕ 1993] Russian
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Mexico
1984 Decree whereby all the works of art produced by the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo Calderon are declared to be artistic monuments, including easel, graphic works, engravings and technical documents, whether property of the nation or of private individuals [Spanish; Castilian]
Decree whereby all the works of art produced by the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo Calderon are declared to be artistic monuments, including easel, graphic works, engravings and technical documents, whether property of the nation or of private individuals (translation) [English]
1990 Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act [English]
  • Argentina
1996 Law 24.633/1996 on the international Circulation of works of art [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Kyrgyzstan
1999 Law on Protection and Use of Historical and Cultural heritage [ЗАКОН КЫРГЫЗСКОЙ РЕСПУБЛИКИ ОБ ОХРАНЕ И ИСПОЛЬЗОВАНИИ ИСТОРИКО-КУЛЬТУРНОГО НАСЛЕДИЯ 1999] Russian
  • Niger
1997 Law N. 97-022 of 30 June 1997, pertaining to the protection, conservation and preservation of the National Cultural Heritage [French]
Law N. 97-022 of 30 June 1997, pertaining to the protection, conservation and preservation of the National Cultural Heritage (English version) [English]
  • Uruguay
2006 Ministerial Resolution for the "Heritage Day" for the years 2006, 2007, 2008 y 2009 [Spanish; Castilian]
1996 Law I-1179 on Protection of Movable Cultural Property [Lithuanian]
Law I-1179 on Protection of Movable Cultural Property (translation) [English]
1999 Act on adopting certain regulations of the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and the application of the Convention 877/1999 [Laki varastetuista tai laittomasti maastaviedyistä kulttuuriesineistä tehdyn Unidroit'n yleissopimuksen eräiden määräysten hyväksymisestä ja yleissopimuksen soveltamisesta N:o 877/ 1999] Finnish

Act on adopting certain regulations of the Unidroit Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects and the application of the Convention 877/1999 (translation) [English]
  • Uruguay
1991 Executive Decree n°419 on the Law n°15.819 from 22.07.86 [Spanish; Castilian]
2006 Law 3521 [Greek, Modern (1453-)]
2002 Criterias to Designate the Properties as National Monuments [KRITERIJE za proglašenje dobara nacionalnim spomenicima] Bosnian

Criterias to Designate the Properties as National Monuments (translation) [English]
  • Romania
1999 Order no. 2032 of July 1999 on establishing the Licensing Commission in the Historical Monuments Field and the approval of the norms and criteria for licensing the experts in the historical monuments protection field and the specialists in the historical monuments conservation and restoration field [ORDIN nr. 2032 din 14 iulie 1999 pentru înfiinţarea Comisiei de Atestare în Domeniul Monumentelor Istorice şi aprobarea normelor şi criteriilor de atestare a experţilor în domeniul protejării monumentelor istorice şi a specialiştilor în domeniul conservării şi restaurării monumentelor istorice] Romanian

Order no. 2032 of July 1999 on establishing the Licensing Commission in the Historical Monuments Field and the approval of the norms and criteria for licensing the experts in the historical monuments protection field and the specialists in the historical monuments conservation and restoration field [English]
1936 Tithe Act 1936 [English]
  • Belarus
2003 Instruction on the Order of Reference to Cultural Property for the subjects which are limited for Export/Import from the Territory of the Republic of Belarus and its By-law [Russian]
1993 Enforcement Decree of the Protection of Cultural Property (translation) [English]
  • Costa Rica
2000 Ley 8059: Aprobacion del acuerdo sobre la aplicacion de las disposiciones de las convenciones de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Derecho del Mar del 10 de deciembre de 1982, relativas a la conservacion y ordenacion de las poblaciones de peces transzonales y
2003 Iraq (United Nations Sanctions) Order 2003 [English]
  • Cuba
1977 Law No.2 on National and Local Monuments [Spanish; Castilian]
Law No.2 on National and Local Monuments (translation) [English]
  • Tajikistan
2003 Law on Folk Artistic Crafts [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ ТАДЖИКИСТАН О МУЗЕЯХ И МУЗЕЙНОМ ФОНДЕ 2003] Russian
  • Tunisia
1994 Loi 94-35 relative au code du patrimoine archéologique, historique et des arts traditionnels (traduction) [French]
1995 Historic Monuments and Archaeological Objects (Northern Ireland) Order [English]
  • Seychelles
1999 National Monuments (Amendment) Act, 1999 [English]
1972 Antiquities Law n° M 26 on 23/6/1392 (Hegira calendar) [Arabic]
Antiquities Law n° M 26 on 23/6/1392 (Hegira calendar) (translation) [English]
  • Ukraine
2004 ЗАКОН УКРАЇНИ Про охорону археологічної спадщини [Ukrainian]
Law of Ukraine “On Protection of Archaeological Heritage” [English]
  • Monaco
1998 Law n° 1.198 of March 1998 Code on the Sea [French]
1993 Ley de defensa y proteccion del Patrimonio Cultural [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Guatemala
1969 Law for the Protection of the Old City of Guatemata Cuty [Spanish; Castilian]
2002 Rule book on the Activities of the Commission to Preserve National Monulents [ODLUKUO KOMISIJI ZA OČUVANJE NACIONALNIH SPOMENIKA] Bosnian

RULEBOOK ON THE ACTIVITIES OF THE COMMISSION TO PRESERVE NATIONAL MONUMENTS AS REGARDS INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION (translation) [English]
1922 Law of Property Act 1922 Chapter 16( no more in force) [English]
  • Azerbaijan
1996 Law on Culture [Закон Азербайджанской Республики О КУЛЬТУРЕ] Russian
  • Uruguay
1971 Law n°14.040 on the Creation of the Heritage Commission [Spanish; Castilian]
  • Romania
2003 Ordinance 16 [ORDONANTA DE URGENTA nr. 16/2003 pentru modificarea si completarea Legii nr. 182/2000 privind protejarea patrimoniului cultural national mobil] Romanian
  • Chad
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sudan
  • Eswatini
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 4: du Rwanda au Zimbabwe [English]
2002 Act 395 of 17 May 2002 on Archives and Registries and on the Amendments of certain Acts (translation) [English]
  • Angola
Regulation on National Prices for Culture and Arts [Regulamento do Prémio Nacional de Cultura e Artes] Portuguese
2002 Export Control Act 2002 [English]
  • Cuba
1983 Decree 118 on the Regulation for the enforcement of the Act on the Protection of the Cultural Heritage [Spanish; Castilian]
Decree 118 on the Regulation for the enforcement of the Act on the Protection of the Cultural Heritage (translation) [English]
2002 Droit et Patrimoine en Afrique 1: de l'Afrique du Sud à l'Ethiopie [English]
  • Australia
1986 Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act, 1986 [English]
  • Costa Rica
1977 Costa Rican Arts Museum Establishment Law
2003 Law on Folk Artistic Crafts [ЗАКОН РЕСПУБЛИКИ МОЛДОВА О народных художественных промыслах 2003] Russian
  • Chad
1960 Law n°14-60, 2nd November 1960 related to Protection of Monuments and natural sites, Prehistorical, Archaeological, Scientific, Artistic or Picturesque Sites and Monuments, Classification of Historical and Ethnographical Objects, and Excavations Regulation [French]
Law n°14-60, 2nd November 1960 related to Protection of Monuments and natural sites, Prehistorical, Archaeological, Scientific, Artistic or Picturesque Sites and Monuments, Classification of Historical and Ethnographical Objects, and Excavations Regulation (translation) [English]
  • Peru
1993 Code of Civil Procedure (Article N.82-translation) [English]
  • Argentina
2004 Decree 1073/2004 on the incorporation of the federal Administration of the public Receipts, autarkical entity of the Ministry for the Economy and the Production, within the Argentinian Committee of fight against the illicit traffic of cultural goods [Spanish; Castilian]