Services

HOW WE WORK

We offer architectural consultancy be it for new builds or alterations of existing buildings, our aim is to provide innovative but responsive ideas to suit your needs

Services and Fees

Our service and fee structure is flexible to suit your program and timescale. We generally work within the NOCA (National Order of Cameroonian Architects) recommended service structure, although we are aware that anything can change within the course of a project and can offer flexible solutions to meet your needs, below are the different phases;


Stage 1: Preliminary Studies

Stage 2: Concept Design

Stage 3: Developed Design

Stage 4: Technical Design

Stage 5: Construction

Stage 6: Handover and Closeout


These phases are generally divided into 3 service categories depending on the project outcome. They are listed below:

 
Service Categories
 
 
Basic Service
 Stages 1 to 3
Service Outcome
  • Complete set of architectural documents for building permit application
 
Comprehensive Service*
 Stages 1 to 4
 Service Outcome
  • Stages 1 to 3
  • Detailed Construction Plans
  • Detailed Cost Estimates
  • Tender Documentation 

* Popular Choice
 
Full Service 
 Stages 1 to 6
 Service Outcome
  • Stages 1 to 4
  • Periodic Site Inspection
  • Counsel on defects

For each of the given categories, we agree a fee percentage or lump sum chargeable depending on the extent and complexity of the project.

 
New Construction
Estimated Project Construction Cost 
 Millions FCFA
 0-50
 51-100
 101-150
 151-200
 201-
 
 Architectural Fee
 
Basic Service
% 
 2.40
2.20 
 1.80
 1.50
 Negotiable
 
Comprehensive Service 
 %
2.80 
2.45 
2.10 
1.75 
Negotiable 
 
Full Service 
 %
 4.00
 3.50
3.00 
2.50 
Negotiable 
 
Refurbishment / Extensions
Estimated Project Construction Cost 
 Millions FCFA
 0-50
 51-100
 101-150
 151-200
 201-
 
 Architectural Fee
 
Basic Service
% 
 3.30
3.00
 2.70
2.40
 Negotiable
 
Comprehensive Service 
 %
3.85
3.50
3.15
2.80
Negotiable 
 
Full Service 
 %
 5.50
 5.00
4.50
4.00
Negotiable