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Federal Awards Pay Increase as of 1 July 2016
As of 1 July 2016 the Federal Industrial Awards pay rates increased by 2.4%.  This wage increase comes into effect from the first full pay period on or after 1 July 2016. This wage increase will…
Explaining the architectural fee
According to the standard client and architect agreement published by the Australian Institute of Architects, there are three…
Regulations Workshop
ArchiTeam was very pleased to hold its first workshop on Friday 27th May.  About 100 members came to be kept…
Congratulations to ArchiTeam members shortlisted in the Houses Awards 2016
It’s fantastic news to see five ArchiTeam members shortlisted in this year’s Houses Awards. We wish to congratulations ArchiTeam members…
Where Does the Architecture Profession Go From Here?
Where does the architecture profession go from here? There was a time in 2007 when the profession was expanding so…
It’s ALL about comfort!
Comfort, you say? Not too hot, not to cold – just right, always. Healthy indoor air quality. Calm, peaceful spaces.
Travel Expenses: Tax Deductible or Not?
A tax deduction can be claimed for travel expenses in connection with work or business. Travel expenses include: Deductible travel…
A claim could happen to you!! Claims examples and exclusions to consider
“I think I have a suitable policy, I pay the premium each year, but have never made a claim…
The Dangers of Using Pirated Software
For architects starting up a small practice or who work as sole practitioners, it may be tempting to minimize expenditures…
Practice Management Q+A with Nic Owen
What systems do you use and would recommend for day to day administration and running of your architecture practice? I…