Forms & Fees

The following is a list of application forms for AACA processes and the fees applicable to them, effective from 1 January 2015. Each application form is accompanied by a guide which prospective applicants are encouraged to read carefully to ensure their application meets AACA’s requirements. Please note: AACA is no longer accepting Form M and Form R. Please ensure you are using the current forms.


Application form Fee (AUD) Guide Form

Overseas Qualifications Assessment - Stage 1

Stage 1 – Provisional  Skills Assessment of overseas qualifications in architecture

$1,050 Guide Form

Overseas Qualifications Assessment - Stage 2

Stage 2 – Final  Skills Assessment of overseas qualifications in architecture.

$1,200 Guide Form

Overseas Qualifications Assessment - Combined Stage 1 & Stage 2

Combined Stage 1 & 2 Skills Assessment of overseas qualifications in architecture.

$1,500 Guide Form

Verification of Australian Accredited Architecture Qualification

Application for Skills Assessment for Migration purposes of Australian accredited architecture qualification

$250 Guide Form

Provisional Assessment Appeal Form

Application for appeal against the assessment of overseas academic qualifications in architecture for migration purposes under the general skilled migration categories.

$750 Guide Form

Experienced Practitioner Assessment - Overseas Practitioners

Applicants must also submit the one page NSCA Performance Criteria Checklist with their application. 

$2,500 Guide Form

US/Australia/New Zealand Mutual Recognition Arrangement

This is for Australian Architects wishing to become licensed in one of the jurisdictions in the US who are signatories to the Agreement.

$150 Guide Form

US/Australia/New Zealand Mutual Recognition Arrangement

This is for US Architects wishing to become licensed in Australia.

$150 Guide Form

Australian APEC Architect

$140 Guide Form

Application APEC Architects from Canada, Japan and Singapore

$600 Guide Form

Experienced Practitioner Assessment - Local Practitioners

This program provides an alternate pathway to registration for graduates of Australian accredited architecture programs with relevant experience at executive level in complex projects.

$850 Guide Form

NPRA Stage 1 - Eligibility - Application Form

Please refer to relevant components of National Standard of Competency for Architects (NCSA) as guidance for the Statement of Claim.

$1,100 Guide Form

NPRA Stage 1 - Eligibility - Work Experience Spreadsheet

as above Form

APE Logbook

Free Form

Reissue of Assessment Outcome Certificate

Overseas applicants. To request a reissued certificate please contact [email protected]

$50

Reissue of Assessment Outcome Certificate

Local applicants.  To request a reissued certificate please contact [email protected]

$25