Architects Award

The ACA negotiates the Architects Award on behalf of Australian architectural employers. We also work hard to ensure that all businesses understand their obligations under the Architects Award – see the posts below for detailed explanations and advisory on particular aspects of the Architects Award.

2021-09-20

The Architects Award

20 September 2021

Download the current awards here, and understand your obligations under the Architects Award and how the ACA can help.

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2020-05-04

Architects Award Changes 2020

4 May 2020

The new Architects Award 2020 document came into effect on 4 May 2020. There are notable changes to six clauses. The ACA encourages all members to ensure they understand these changes and their obligations as employers in relation to them.

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2018-12-12

2018 Updates to Architects Award

12 December 2018

As the year draws to a close, we take a brief look at the changes made to the Architects Award this year.

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2018-09-24

Converting Casual Employees to Permanent

24 September 2018

The Fair Work Commission has handed down a new determination that will impact ACA members with regular casual employees.

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2018-07-16

ACA Provides Valuable Input to New Architects Award

16 July 2018

The ACA continues to advocate for its members as the Architects Award is reviewed by the Fair Work Commission.

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2018-03-19

Architects Award: FAQ

19 March 2018

The Architects Award sets the minimum standards and wages for the employment of architects, architectural graduates and architecture students. FAQs to help you meet your obligations.

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2016-08-30

Students and Graduates of Architecture

30 August 2016

Provisions for students and graduates of architecture in the Architects Award and applicable pay rates.

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2015-11-04

Vehicle allowance

4 November 2015

A brief update on the vehicle allowance in the Architects Award.

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