2018-2020 Strategy

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

Federal Election

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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


Pursuing reform, elevating design: Architects outline post-election priorities

Continued reform of building regulation and embedding good design in government policies for managing the growth of Australia’s cities and towns are among the key priorities in the built environment as the federal parliament reconstitutes following...

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Housing win for first homeowners

We welcome the Government’s commitment – subsequently matched by the Opposition – to introduce a new First Home Loan Deposit Scheme from 1 January 2020. National President, Clare Cousins, said...

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From the President

Learn more from Immediate Past President Clare Cousins in this month's message.