Zoning Concept of Pulau Penyengat: An Alternative. Pulau Penyengat in the Province of Riau Islands could considered as the only region that has an intact cultural heritage buildings with Malay colour characteristic. Pulau Penyengat is an island of 3.5 km². There are dozens of buildings and structures whose functions can still be identified and there are at least 16 which are still intact but neglected. The existence of these remains convinced us that the center of Malay culture is in Riau region. This study is to discuss the concept of zoning at each sites in Pulau Penyengat that can be used as reference when the island is designated as heritage area. Important values embodied in the cultural heritage is also studied. This multidisciplinary study uses qualitative approach. Data is obtained through field observation, identification of cultural heritage, indepth-interviews, focused group discussion (FGD), and zoning delineation for each site. The data is analyzed through architectural, historical, cultural, development zoning, and law analysis. The result of this study is concept of zoning for all sites in the region of Pulau Penyengat.