Forms

For Architects

FORM 01 - INITIAL REGISTRATION AS AN ARCHITECT

Use this form if you have completed the AACA Architectural Practice Examination (APE), Locally Experienced Practitioners Program (LEP), the Overseas Architect Assessment (OAA) or have successfully completed the SAP (Supplementary Assessment Process for APEC Architects), but have never been registered anywhere in Australia or in New Zealand. 

FORM 02 - APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION UNDER MRA

Use this form if you are currently registered as an architect in another State or Territory in Australia or New Zealand or from approved jurisdictions in the United States of America and wish to apply for registration in NSW under the Mutual Recognition Act (MUTREC), the Trans Tasman Mutual Recognition Act (TTMRA) or the US/Australia/New Zealand Mutual Recognition Arrangements.

Use Form 02A to obtain confirmation of your current registration with the State registration board in Australia where you are currently registered

Use Form 02B to obtain confirmation of your current registration with the New Zealand Architect Registration Board

Submit a certificate issued by AACA to those who come from approved jurisdictions in the US.

Send the completed relevant form, supporting documentation and prescribed fee to NSWARB This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FORM 03 - TEMPORARY REGISTRATION AS AN ARCHITECT IN NSW

If you are an overseas registered architect wishing to practise in the State of New South Wales, you can apply for registration in the temporary registration category for a limited period.  ..... read more

FORM 04 - NOMINATION OF RESPONSIBLE ARCHITECTS

Architect corporations and firms must nominate an architect, registered in NSW, to be its responsible architect in the provision of architectural services in NSW.

FORM 05 - CPD ACTIVITY RECORD

NSW Architects Code of Professional Conduct requires architects to undertake continuing professional development (CPD) read more

FORM 06 - APPLICATION FOR RE-REGISTRATION AS A PRACTISING ARCHITECT

Complete this form if your name has recently been removed from the Register for non-payment of annual renewal; or have not been on the Register for a period of time; or wish to transfer from Non-Practising to Practising status        .....read more

FORM 07 - APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION AS NON-PRACTISING ARCHITECT

If you have retired from practice or are not likely to be practising as an architect in the foreseeable future, you may use this form to apply to be recorded on the NSW Register of Architects in the category of non-practising architect .....read more

FORM 08CF - CHANGE OF DETAILS FOR CORP FIRMS

In order to notify any changes to details for architect corporations and firms such new nominated architects or cancellation of nominated architects etc. complete this form and submit it with the applicable fee of $35.  A new certificate will be printed to show these changes

There is no fee to change contact details such as new address, telephones or email.  This can also be done by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FORM 12 - Architects Learning Group Registration

The Board has developed a model to support peer education for architects - Architects' Learning Groups. The aim of establishing Architects' Learning Groups is to provide opportunities for architects to undertake formal activities within their own peer network .....read more

FORM 02A - MUTUAL RECOGNITON CONFIRMATION REQUEST

Take this form to the state registration board where you are currently registered for completion and send it back to the NSW Board with the Form 02 and payment.

 

Form 02B - TTMRA Confirmation Request

Take this form to the New Zealand Architect Registration Board for completion and send it back to the NSW Board with the Form 02 and payment.

Architectural Practice Examination Forms