NSW Architects Registration Board

Welcome to the NSW Architects Registration Board's website. Click to download the NSW Architects Act 2003 , the NSW Architects Code of Professional Conduct and the Architects Regulation 2012.

Architects can check the latest information relating to the regulation of architects in NSW and renew their annual registration using a secure online payment facility.

Graduates can download information about the process for registration as an architect in NSW including the Architectural Practice Examination and the Built Work Program of Assessment.

Consumers can find out about working with architects and check the NSW Register of Architects and the NSW List of Architect Corporations and Firms.  The search facility does not include trading names for architect corporations and firms.  If you are unable to search successfully please contact the Board for assistance. 

Information about making a complaint against the professional conduct of an architect and sanctions against individuals and organisations illegally representing as architects can also be found on this site.

The Board is committed to the principles of the 2010 Government Information Act which aims to improve public access to Government information. The NSW ARB Publication Guide is now available and members of the public are encouraged to contact the Board if they want information that is currently not available on this website.