Frequently Asked Questions
»Q. My architect uses the description Architectural Services / Architectural Designer/ Architecture and Planning. Can I complain to you about them?
»Q. Can a non-architect apply for planning permission?
»Q. Does my architect have to use a standard form of contract?
»Q. How much should my architect charge?
»Q. Does my architect need to provide me with a copy of their professional indemnity insurance (PII)?
»Q. Can my architect guarantee planning permission?
»Q. Can my architect provide architectural and contracting services?
»Q. Is my architect responsible for an underperforming contractor/builder?
»Q. What is an Architect’s Certificate?
»Q. Does my architect need to provide me with drawings in CAD format?
»Q. Can my architect refuse to provide documents if their fees are unpaid?
»Q. Can architects take legal action to recover fees?