The National Register of Historic Places is the official list of the Nation's historic places worthy of preservation. Authorized by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places is part of a national program to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect America's historic and archeological resources.
Note: Individuals completing the National Register of Historic Places form should first contact their appropriate State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO). For more information on the National Register listing process, click here.
FormsNominators and others may notice that the attached forms bear expiration dates of 3/31/2022. NPS awaits finalization of these forms from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and assures nominators, property owners, and others that these forms remain in force until their renewed counterparts are cleared for distribution.
Individuals should contact their State Historic Preservation Office before using these forms.
Please review theTechnical Review Checklist and the Substantive Checklist
Existing Technical and Regulatory Requirements Reminders
Last updated: January 6, 2023