In 2007, a Community Heritage Register was initiated in Qualicum Beach originally listing the "Qualicum College" property. A Community Heritage Register (CHR) is an official list of historic places, specific to a community, which have been identified as having heritage value or heritage character. Having a CHR integrates heritage conservation activities in land use planning processes.
In 2010, ten more heritage properties were identified and added to the National Historic Register through a grant from the Heritage Branch. These properties were: