ARCHITECTS
APPRAISAL AND DEFINITION OF THE PROJECT
Receive, appraise and report on the client's requirements with particular regard to site information, planning and statutory regulations and budget.

Advise the client on:
  • Procedures to meet his requirements
  • The need for the appointment of supporting consultants
  • Methods of contracting

ARCHITECTS
DESIGN CONCEPT

Advised by any consultants appointed, prepare a design concept in broad outline showing intended space provisions, planning relationship and materials and services intended to be used

Advise the client on:
  • The technical and functional characteristic of the project as proposed
  • The estimated costs in relation to the budget
  • The anticipated project program
DESIGN DEVELOPMENT Develop the design concept in sufficient detail to:
  • define the construction of the building
  • spatially coordinate the work designed by consultants and specialists
  • review the design with the relevant authorities
TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION Prepare construction documentation and coordinate the documentation with the work designed by consultants and specialists
  • Obtain approval from the relevant authorities
  • Review the estimated cost of the works in relation to the budget
  • Prepare and compile documents to obtain offers for the execution of the works
CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION AND INSPECTION
  • Obtain offers for the execution of the works and advice the client regarding the award of the building contract
  • Prepare contract documentation and arrange for the signing thereof
  • Administer and perform the duties assigned to the architect in the building contract.
  • Provide the client with as-built drawings, certificates, relevant technical data and guarantees from suppliers on completion of the works.
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