FUNCTIONS
(As per Chapter 22)
 
The functions of the Art & Heritage Commission constituted by the Government of Kerala include:-
 
1.
Identification of Areas of Heritage and Monuments to be preserved.
2.
Identification of Areas of Architectural importance and buildings to be preserved.
3.
Identification of places or streets where a particular form of or group of architectural forms of buildings alone may be permitted and preparation of the model plans, elevations etc. for that place.
4.
Examination of architectural features in respect of any building or part thereof or their aesthetic vis-  à-vis the existing structures in a particular area/ street.
5.
Advising Government / municipality on any subject mentioned above and referred to it.
6.
Submission of periodical reports.