Adiba Rahman
Heritage Consultant

Adiba Rahman is a heritage consultant with a background in architecture, space planning and heritage conservation.

She holds a Master of Architecture and a Graduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation from the University of Sydney.

Prior to GML, Adiba worked at the University of Sydney as a heritage advisor. Her experience in heritage consultation, space planning and space data management included assessing project design and maintenance proposals for planning pathways and preparing heritage reports to ensure development compliance.

Adiba has developed appropriate heritage conservation interventions ensuring compliance with the statutory and legislative framework of Local Environmental Plans, State Environmental Planning Policy provisions and the NSW Heritage Act 1977. She has also helped to maintain Sydney University’s Section 170 Register and Heritage Asset Management Strategy (HAMS). Using her spatial data experience, she integrated heritage information for over 100 buildings into the University of Sydney’s master database.

Adiba currently volunteers for the National Trust of Australia (NSW) and is an associate member of Australia ICOMOS. She has a passion for heritage conservation and aims to enhance community awareness and appreciation of cultural values while adopting new technologies and sustainable strategies. She has an advanced knowledge of AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit, ARCHIBUS, Power BI and the Adobe Suite.


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‘Heritage conservation is most admirable when deemed usable. My aim is to translate this to the present by incorporating sustainable strategies and help safeguard cultural values for the future.’


Graduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation, University of Sydney

Master of Architecture, University of Sydney

Bachelor of Architecture, BRAC University, Bangladesh