Choosing and Using an Architect
- Price: £3.60
- Published: March 2014
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Architects primarily design new buildings or prepare designs for the alteration or renovation of existing buildings. However, they can also assist businesses with applications for planning permission or planning appeals and help them to comply with the Building Regulations 2010. Architects can project manage building work and ensure that any instructions for modifications to premises are followed properly.
This factsheet guides you through the process of choosing and working with an architect. It describes how to find an architect, how to brief them and what fees you should expect to pay.