Registration and APE Applications

Please see below for a description of each application. Ensure you are applying for the correct application. Click on the title of the application you wish to proceed with below and press continue to begin.

(Once the filling out of an application has begun it must be completed in one sitting or the form is fortified and a new application with a new username will need to be completed when you return.)

 

For upgrades or to revoke a suspension, please contact us at registrar@arbv.vic.gov.au

 

FORMS FOR INITIAL REGISTRATION AS AN ARCHITECT

 

Architect Practising: select this option for your first architect registration application with ARBV, for registration as a practising architect. Before you begin filling out the application, please ensure you have the following documents in PDF form ready to upload: - PI insurance certificate of currency document - Statutory Declaration (available here).

 

Architect Non Practising: select this option for your first architect registration application with ARBV, for registration as a non practising architect. Before you begin filling out the application, please ensure you have the following document in PDF form ready to upload: - Statutory Declaration (available here).

 

NOTE: APE candidates cannot apply for initial registration as an architect until they have received final notification that they have passed the APE process.

 

FORMS FOR INITIAL COMPANY AND PARTNERSHIP REGISTRATION

 

Company: select this option for Board approval of a company that does not yet appear on the ARBV Register. Before you begin filling out the application, please ensure you have the following documents ready to upload with your application:

- Constitution or letter stating that one of the purposes of the company is the practice of architecture - PI insurance certificate of currency - Director Declaration Form (available here- Director Information Form (available here).

 

Partnership: select this option for Board approval of a partnership that does not yet appear on the ARBV Register. Before you begin filling out the application, please ensure you have the following documents ready to upload with your application: - PI insurance certificate of currency - Partner Declaration Form (available here). - Partner Information Form (available here).

 

 ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICE EXAMINATION APPLICATIONS

 

APE Candidate: Select this option for submission to the Architectural Practice Examination (APE).
(this option is only available during examination logbook submission dates)

You will be prompted to select the relevant fee for the part of the examination process you are applying for (Parts 1&2: $465, Part 2B: $250 or Part 3: $395). Before you start, please ensure you have your complete logbook PDF ready to upload.

If you are re-sitting the written exam or interview, please note, when you apply, you must choose a new username. Do not use a previous username, or log in to your profile. Treat it as a brand new application, and select the part relevant to you (written exam or interview).  

NOTE: APE applications portal is only open during the specified logbook submission dates. Submission dates are available on our website homepage under 'Quick Links' or on the 'News' page.





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