2018-2020 Strategy

Our three year plan to empower our members and enhance the strength of the profession.

Federal Election

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Anzac Hall Campaign

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About the Australian Institute of Architects

The Australian Institute of Architects is the peak body for the architectural profession in Australia, representing 11,000 members. The Institute works to improve our built environment by promoting quality, responsible, sustainable design. Through its members, the Institute plays a major role in shaping Australia's future. Learn more.

Awards gallery

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2018 National Architecture Awards
Bendigo Hospital by Silver Thomas Hanley with Bates Smart.
Photo: Shannon McGrath

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2018 National Architecture Awards.
krakani lumi by Taylor and Hinds Architects with the Aboriginal Land Council.
Photo: Adam Gibson

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2018 National Architecture Awards
Optus Stadium by HASSELL COX HKS.
Photo: Peter Bennetts

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2018 National Architecture Awards
Joynton Avenue Creative Centre and Precinct by Peter Stutchbury Architecture in association with Design 5 – Architects for City of Sydney.
Photo: Michael Nicholson

News

Institute endorses Architects Declare Australia

A group of leading Australian architects have recently joined their international peers to declare a climate and biodiversity emergency, launching Architects Declare Australia on 25 July. The Institute has thrown its support behind the movement and is developing an action plan to deliver on this commitment. 

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National building agreement welcome, now focus on action

The Institute has welcomed the agreement on 18 July from the Building Ministers’ Forum to take a national approach to implementing all 24 recommendations of the Shergold-Weir Building Confidence report.

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From the President

Learn more from National President Helen Lochhead in this month's message.