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Issue Date:2020/Dec/10

To ensure the future of the architecture profession, everyone must play a key role in the Intern Architect’s successful completion of the IAP. By engaging in and passing on years of valued experience...

Last updated: 2020/DEC/10

The Ontario Association of Architects recommends the use of the Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS) procurement process (sometimes also known as Quality-Based Selection) as the best practice for...

Last updated: 2020/NOV/03

The following QBS templates are designed to assist the client during the process of selecting an architect. ...

Last updated: 2020/APR/29

This updated Guide for OAA 900-2014 includes commentary on contract clauses, and on July 1, 2018 and October 1, 2019 amendments related to the Construction Act. The guide information applies equally...

Last updated: 2020/APR/02

The updated Instructions & Commentary for the OAA 600-2013 and OAA 601-2013 includes commentary on contract clauses, sample text for fees legends, sample wording for alternative clauses, and...

Last updated: 2020/APR/01


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