CIfA Client guide

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This guide is aimed at anyone who needs to meet the requirements of legislation or  policy that relate to archaeology. It explains what you need to do and why you need a professional archaeologist to help you through the process. Following this guide will increase your chances of reaping benefits from your archaeological work and avoiding some of the possible hazards of working in the historic environment.

Involving professional archaeologists early in your project will

ensure you have the right skills in place to interpret and fulfil your obligations   
help you to plan your resources   
enable you to balance the potentially conflicting demands of managing archaeology properly and delivering your project

For further information, and to download a copy of the CIfA Client guide, see our CIfA Client guide page.