Registration as an Architect - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you intend to use the title architect and offer any of the following types of services:

  • planning
  • strategic and land-use planning
  • urban design
  • provision of preliminary studies, design, models, drawings, specifications and technical documentation
  • coordination of technical documentation prepared by others as appropriate and without limitation (consulting engineers, landscape architects and other specialist consultants)
  • construction economics
  • contract administration
  • monitoring of construction and project management.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • have a recognised academic qualification in architecture or a pass in the National Program of Assessment (NPrA)
  • have passed any other required oral or written examinations set by the Board
  • have completed at least 2 years of practical experience, one of which must be after passing examinations by the Board
  • provide any evidence that the Board requires
  • pay any required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.





31st December


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $72.90 Registration
Apply Application All $81.00 Application
Apply Application All $16.20 Certificate


Act(s) name

Architects Act 1929 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Architects Regulations 2018 Tasmania

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.

Additional information

This registration allows you to become accredited as a building services provider under the Occupational Licensing Act. You will require accreditation under the Occupational Licensing Act as a building services provider if the building project costs $20 000 or more.

Administering agency

Board of Architects of Tasmania

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries, Registrar

Board of Architects of Tasmania

Operating address: Level 2
94 Liverpool Street
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 457
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6234 8188
Website: Board of Architects of Tasmania (Opens in new window)