Cost note


Additional information about the cost of a procedure.

How to record

Use normal grammar and punctuation. Include any non-local currency amount as well as details of the basis for the assigning of a particular cost.


[Conservation] Cost note – The conservator estimates that the restoration will cost £450 due to high price of materials involved.


Use in association with Information group headings to record the cost of a procedure, eg [Conservation] Cost. Record once only for a procedure carried out as required. Do not use for costs incurred in the transfer of title of objects.

Information group

Common procedural units

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust