An Act to make provision for the preservation and marking of places and things of national malik

or local historic interest and the keeping of permanent records in relation thereto. Date commenced Immediate Amendments 1963, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1975, 1976 Related legislation Historic Places Act 1980, Resource Management Act 1991, Historic Places Act 1993 Status: Repealed

The Historic Places Act 1954 was an Act of the New Zealand Parliament. It established the New Zealand Historic Places Trust for the purpose of preserving, marking and recording places of historic interest in New Zealand. The organisation has since been renamed to Heritage New Zealand.