Continuing Education Cycle 
Deadline:December 31,2020

Report your Continuing Education now on your Transcript
Council Elections
Nomination Period Now Open

Council sets policy direction, making critical decisions regarding the future of the profession and directly affecting practices and members. Up for election are five seats for Architects (two for Province of Ontario, two for City of Toronto, and one for Eastern Ontario), a seat for a Licensed Technologist OAA, and a non-voting seat for an Intern Architect. Learn more about the roles of Councillors and why you should run.

Virtual Celebration of Excellence
OAA's first-ever virtual Celebration of Excellence was held on October 1. The People’s Choice, Michael V. and Wanda Plachta and the Lieutenant Governor's Award for Design Excellence in Architecture winners were revealed. If you didn't get a chance to see it, view it now on our You Tube channel.
COVID-19 Updates
The OAA is providing members with information to respond to the challenges related to practising architecture in Ontario in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Introducing the OAA’s Newly Licensed Members
The Ontario Association of Architects is pleased to introduce its Newly Licensed Architects and Licensed Technologists OAA. This list, which should include all those new OAA members from April 1, 2019 to July 17, 2020, was shared before the 2020 Annual General Meeting. These individuals have been recognized for their hard work and dedication in reaching this important milestone in their careers.

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OAA Webinar Series

As a service to members, the OAA is rolling out a series of specially priced webinars to ensure learning Opportunities for complying with the mandatory ConEd Program, in the wake of the cancelled Conference and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Shift 2021 Resiliency Architecture Challenge

The SHIFT 2021 Challenge is Resiliency/Architecture. The Online Submission Site is now open for entries. Submit by January 18, 2021.

Latest News

Winter Stations Design Competition Returns to Toronto Beaches
Architectural News

Competition Deadline: November 17 The annual Winter Stations design competition is returning this winter for a safe, socially distant exhibition in 2021. The event, partially sponsored by the OAA...

Call for Volunteers: High School Outreach & Mentorship Opportunit...
Architectural News

Continuing to expand our K-12 outreach efforts and acting as a contact point between the industry and schools across Toronto, the TSA is currently looking for individuals and practices wanting to...

Decolonizing Design: The Case for Universal Inclusivity
Architectural News

Understanding place is an integral part of Indigenous design. The simplest way to explain the difference between colonial views and Indigenous ways of thinking is to look at how places are named...

Latest Events

The design competition for the LGBTQ2+ National Monument is now open!  Teams of professional artists, landscape architects, architects and other urban design professionals are invited to submit...

The Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) will be providing online training in November on two important documents being published this winter. The first of these is the new 2020 version...

The annual Wood Solutions Conference is dedicated to showcasing innovative advancements and applications for wood products and building systems in design and construction. Leading-edge speakers will...

Embodied Carbon will account for almost half of the total new construction emissions globally before now and 2050. Despite this massive contribution to global CO₂ emissions, embodied carbon in...