The AACA Overseas Qualifications Assessment (OQA) determines whether an overseas academic qualification compares with a current Australian accredited qualification in Architecture.
Once an Applicant’s qualification has been deemed comparable to an Australian qualification, they are eligible to apply for the Architectural Practice Examination (APE), subject to eligibility criteria (including practical experience). Successful completion of which is required before applying for registration as an Architect with a state or territory Architect Registration Board.
Refer to the OQA Applicant Guide before completing this form.
Refer to AACA Submission Checklist for Applicants
Project Portfolio & Work Experience
All scans must be in pdf format, in colour and at a resolution of at least 300 dpi. Please ensure that your pdfs are not password protected and do not submit certified copies, photocopies, black or white copies.
Please ensure you have your credit card details ready before completing this online application form.
You can save your progress and return to the form within 30 days via an email link.