International Heritage Listing: A Literature Review

  • Nurul Amalina Zahari
  • Siti Norlizaiha Harun
  • Shahrul Yani Said


This article reviews the definition of heritage listing and it important, selected charter for heritage protection, others countries guideline of listing and process of listing. The literature review, in particular, discusses National Heritage listing of United Kingdom, Australia, United States of America and UNESCO. The article also discusses the use and interpretation for criteria to list National Heritage in these 3 countries and one international agency to understand common patterns that cut across these criterions.


Australia's National Heritage List. (n.d.). Retrieved from
Historic England, 2019, “National Heritage List for England Thursday, 24 October 2019
Srinivas, Hari, "Heritage Listings: The Beginnings of a Heritage Conservation Strategy". GDRC Reseaarch Output E-050. Kobe, Japan: Global Development Research Center. Retrieved from on Thursday, 24 October 2019
How to Cite
ZAHARI, Nurul Amalina; HARUN, Siti Norlizaiha; SAID, Shahrul Yani. International Heritage Listing: A Literature Review. Asian Journal of Arts, Culture and Tourism, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, p. 1-9, mar. 2022. ISSN 2710-5830. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 11 aug. 2022.