01 Schematic Design (SK)
Schematic Design (SK)
Involves a site inspection and a measure up, followed by sketch plans.
02A Development Application (DA)
Development Application (DA)
Involves the preparation of architectural documentation and co-ordination of consultant documentation required for council application to achieve development approval.
02B Complying Development Certificate (CDC)
Complying Development Certificate (CDC)
In Lieu of stage 2A & stage 3, if proposal fully meets the specific complying development codes, then documentation and co-ordination of consultant documentation required for a combined development and construction certificate approval can be achieved through a CDC submission to an accredited certifier.
03 Construction Certificate (CC)
Ensure compliance with the National Construction Code (BCA), DA consent and conditions.
Involves detailed drawings and specifications which are issued to selected builders for tender. Contract is negotiated.
05 Contract Administration
The final stage is where the architect administers the contract and resolves any final issues arising on site.