Key findings from a national Galaxy Poll on the benefits of good design for public buildings and public spaces
97% of Australians believe that cities and towns are better to live in when public buildings and public spaces are well designed.
99% say that it is important to invest in the good design of hospitals and schools.
93% of Australians agree that ‘having a qualified and experienced designer involved from start to finish [public buildings and residential apartments] would result in fewer defects than if left to the builder alone’
If an apartment building was to be built in their area almost everyone (97%) would want the principles of design quality to be professionally considered and implemented in the design of the new building
The full Report is available here.