In the spirit of reconciliation, the AICCM acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connections to land, sea and community. We pay respect to their Elders past, present and emerging and extend that respect to all First Nations peoples.

Conservation is about preventing damage and loss to our cultural heritage.

Conservators work to preserve our cultural heritage.

AICCM is the professional organisation for conservators in Australia.
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Disaster & Resources

AICCM can provide advice on how to protect your valuable collections during a disaster, as well as provide best practice information on rescuing items that may have been lost or damaged. AICCM has disaster management resources in the following areas:

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National News

The National Newsletter is now published as an eNews!

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President's Report April 2022

President’s Report April 2022

Welcome to the first eNews for 2022! The new year unfortunately didn’t waste any time throwing new challenges at us ...
People and Places - April 2022

People and Places – April 2022

National Gallery of Australia The Conservation Department at the National Gallery of Australia is in for a busy year preparing ...
Announcing the 2021 AICCM Awards Recipients

Announcing the 2021 AICCM Awards Recipients

In 2021, AICCM celebrated individuals and groups contributing to the conservation profession in Australia across six award categories. On Tuesday ...
Update from the AICCM Development Committee

Update from the AICCM Development Committee

The AICCM Development Committee is ramping up its activities in the lead up to the AICCM’s 50th Anniversary celebrations. The ...

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AICCM’s membership is made up of professional conservators, conservation students and cultural heritage member organisations. Our membership also includes people who work in related professions, such as archivists, architects, curators and librarians, as well as volunteers and those with a general interest in cultural heritage.

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Find a conservator

The AICCM directory of conservators in private practice lists over 65 members in Australia who are Professional Members of the AICCM and you can use it to find an expert in your region who is qualified to care for your art, object or memorabilia.

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There’s lots of opportunities to advertise with us and reach both public and industry audiences. We accept advertising for both print and online publications – have a look at the possibilities below.

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Professional Member

AICCM’s professional members have a wide variety of skills, interests and backgrounds, but are united by their shared commitment to the advancement of conservation in Australia.

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