Notification of construction or other activities

According to the Act 20/1987 Coll. on State monument care, if a construction activity is to be performed in a territory with archaeological finds, the developers shall be obliged to notify the Institute of Archaeology of their intention from the preparatory stage of the construction. The developer is also obliged to allow the Institute of Archaeology or an authorized organization to perform rescue archaeological research at the relevant site.

At the moment, practically the whole are of Czech Republic is considered territory with archaeological finds. Therefore, we recommend notifying the Institute of Archaeology with all construction activities. For this purpose you can use:

  • Web form: on-line
  • Digital data box (“Datová schránka”): xnjf5zy
  • E-mail:
  • Paper mail: Čechyňská 363/19, 602 00 Brno

For these methods, use please form: Oznámení o zahájení stavební činnosti (DOC ke stažení zde)

For more detailed information, you can contact us at the contacts below.


Office hours: Mon-Fri 08:00 – 11:30, 12:30 – 16:00

Department of archaeological monument care:
tel.: +420 770 136 142 

Zlín Region and South Moravian Region:
Mgr. Jana Hanušová
tel: +420 515 911 133

Olomouc Region and Vysočina Region:
Mgr. et Mgr. Róbert Antal
tel: +420 515 911 121

Moravian-Silesian Region:
Helena Kavanová
tel: +420 553 821 603

Contacts for Bohemia:
Archeologický ústav AV ČR, Praha, v. v. i. – odkaz
tel: +420 257 014 310

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