Boffins Books

All Institute members receive 10% off book purchases made online and in-store.

Present your membership verification letter in-store or register online at and use verification code ARCHIBOFFINS.

88 William St, Perth WA 6000
+61 (08) 9321 5755


All Institute members receive 10% off book purchases made online and in-store.

Present your membership verification letter in-store or complete the registration form to obtain the discount online.

Curtin House, Level 3, 252 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000
+61 (03) 9663 2015

Architecture Media

Institute members can redeem a bonus issue with each subscription to Houses or Landscape Architecture Australia.

To redeem, go to the Institute Member Offers page on the Architecture Media website and provide your member number on checkout.


Avis Car Rental

Australian Institute of Architects Members have access to:

  • 5% discount* for Australian car rentals
  • Our best international rates
  • Accrue Qantas Points^
  • 240+ locations in Australia and over 5000 globally

Click here to automatically access your discount and make bookings.

Terms and Conditions

*Discount offer is valid for Australian car rentals booked via the Institute’s booking tool. This discount applies to the base rate (time & kilometre charge) only. Standard age, credit card and driver requirements apply. Rentals are subject to the terms and conditions of the Avis or Budget Rental Agreement at the time of rental. Offer valid until 31 December 2021.
^You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member to earn Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and the earning and redemption of points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions found at

Budget Car Rental

Member receive a 7.5% discount* on car rentals in Australia!

Why Budget?

  • Simply better value vehicle rental
  • Earn Qantas^ or Flybuys~ Points
  • No additional drivers charge for Australian rental

Click here to automatically access your discount and make bookings.

Terms and Conditions

*Discount offer is valid for Australian car rentals booked via the Institute's booking tool. This discount applies to the base rate (time & kilometre charge) only. Standard age, credit card and driver requirements apply. Rentals are subject to the terms and conditions of the Budget Rental Agreement at the time of rental.
^You must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member to earn Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and the earning and redemption of points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions found at
~Standard Flybuys terms and conditions apply and are available at

Just Travel

Just Travel is a member of the by-invitation-only Virtuoso® luxury travel network, comprised of top leisure travel agencies in North and Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

The agency’s membership in Virtuoso brings a host of rare travel experiences and exclusive values to its clients. Benefits from Virtuoso’s hotel program alone are worth up to $450 per stay, allowing the agency to provide real value to clients.

For more information click here.




Landchecker provides an all-in-one source of property information including affordable high-resolution aerial imagery. Consolidate your costs, save time and uncover new insights.

Landchecker brings together your day to day site assessment needs into a user-friendly interactive map.

  • Affordable high-resolution aerial imagery – Including extensive historical imagery and export options.
  • Comprehensive planning information –Including links to both current and proposed planning scheme schedules.
  • Sales history - Including previous sale prices, date of sale, number of bedrooms and bathrooms.
  • Consolidated planning permit information – Including filters to help you find permit precedent.
  • Title and Document Searches – Including Title, Plan, Instrument and Company Searches directly from the Landchecker Map.

Click here to find out more. Landchecker is available in NSW, VIC, TAS, QLD, WA, ACT and SA. NT coming soon.

Member Offer

Institute members receive a free 10-day trial and 10% off either monthly or annual Standard (individuals) and Advanced (small to medium firms) subscription for up to 24 months.

How to redeem: Email with your membership verification letter  and request the above offer.

Terms and conditions: Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Offer redeemable once per practice/organisation, including those with more than one Institute member. Practice/organisations with existing Landchecker subscriptions are exempt from this offer. 

+61 (03) 8638 8030


Institute members can access special rates on Dulux paints when purchased at Dulux Trade, Paint Spot or Inspirations Paint stores using the digital Dulux Trade Affiliate loyalty card.

For more information about downloading the digital loyalty card via Stocard, click here and don't forget to download your membership verification letter to also present at the point of sale.

Please note that the former gold Dulux Privilege card is no longer accepted to redeem this offer.

Informed Lawyers (ACN 635 862 145)

informed Lawyers (ACN 635 862 145) is now offering a limited scope of legal services in its specialist area of consultancy agreements. As a subsidiary of Planned Cover/IBL Ltd (the insurance broker owned by the Institute), informed Lawyers understands contract risks from the architect’s perspective and offers the following:

Legal Reviews

A legal review of the consultancy agreement identifying clauses that raise common legal risks for consultants, such as variations, extensions of time, and termination rights.

Contract Drafting

Drafting your own pro forma contracts to use with clients and sub-consultants.

Contract Negotiation

Assistance, advice and drafting when negotiating contracts with clients.

informed Lawyers (ACN 635 862 145) is pleased to offer Institute members a 10% discount off its regular pricing. Please mention your discount during your consultation. For cost certainty, reviews are charged at a fixed price depending on length of contract. Negotiation, drafting and advice is charged at an hourly rate.

+61 (03) 8508 5424

Planned Cover

Planned Cover is a fully owned subsidiary of the Australian Institute of Architects.

Planned Cover delivers, to the Institute, its members and their practices, market leading insurance programs and risk management services tailored to the needs of the architectural profession.

Visit for more information.

Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) 

Institute members receive complimentary access to the ACIF Customised Forecast Dashboard, valued at $300.00 +GST RRP. Click here to sign up and create a complimentary account. 

ACIF Forecasts are a primary source of market information for the building and construction industry in Australia. Through the dashboard, users can access work forecasts, labour requirements, projects in their area, and construction costs. For further details, please click here.

The ACIF Customised Forecast Dashboard is available here. Users must be signed in to access the dashboard. 

This is a copyright product and only for the use of ACIF members and their members. 

GPO Box 1691 Canberra ACT 2601
+61 1300 854 543


It's time to gain valuable insights into your business performance and take your practice to new heights. The annual architects business benchmarking survey is here to help.  Managed by external consultants, this survey offers essential analysis to improve your business performance. Click here to watch a video that explains the benefits of the survey. 

As an Institute member, you have exclusive access to the survey at a discounted price of $287.50 (50% off the full price of $575). Don't miss out - the initial survey run closes on 1 December 2023.
What you'll get from the survey:

 - Deeper understanding of your business drivers
- Tailored feedback to improve your business performance
- Latest industryt statistics 
- Business benchmark comparisons
- Key performance indicators
- Industry trends
- ATO benchmarks
- Recommended action list
- Business valuation (normally valued at >$3,000)

Click here to access the discounted member registration for the 2023 Benchmarking Survey (survey closes 1 December 2023).

Formore information, or support entering your data please contact Benchmarking directly - or 02 9262 5564. Don't hesitate to seize this opportunity to elevate your architectural practice and set yourself apart from the competition.

(02) 9262 5564


CO-architecture is a passionate about building a collaborative network for architecture and design professionals, connecting businesses with independent talent and freelancers around Australia and New Zealand by CO-creating flexible careers and purpose-driven practices. 

Visit and click sign-up to create a free profile.

Member Offer
Institute members receive a 20% discount on all premium and classic job ads. To redeem email requesting the above offer along with your membership verification letter.

Stephen Crafti -Architecture & Design Writer

Architecture writer Stephen Crafti has produced over 40 books and numerous stories for leading newspapers and design magazines both in Australia and overseas for more than 30 years. He is also able to offer Institute members his services for writing websites, newsletters and other communication requirements.

Whether you are looking for a strong introduction for your web site, copy for tenders or submissions, or booklets that capture the essence of your work, please contact Crafti via email or visit

Members receive 10% off ($1.10 per word + GST,  less 10%). Please verify your membership when redeeming this offer by providing your membership verification letter

0447 010 887



Planning a kitchen renovation or looking to update your small or major appliances? Institute members have access to VIP pricing and exclusive offers on all Smeg appliances.

For more information click here. You will require your membership verification letter to access this offer.


Institute members receive a 15-25% discount off all PPG paints at Taubmans Professional Trade Centres and Bristol Paint Stores. Discount will vary depending on the selected product.

To redeem:
Click here to download the card to your digital wallet and present the card at the participating store. Use the store locator to find your nearest ‘Taubmans stores’ or ‘Bristol stores’ to redeem the offer.

Terms and Conditions:
*Offer available to Australian Institute of Architects members who have received a marketing communication regarding the PPG discount offer. To claim the offer, you must present the PPG offer discount card received at a participating store at the time of purchase. Discount card will be provided to customers via a digital wallet link and/or via email and/or via a website (print out will be accepted). Discount applies to PPG Paint products only. Discount will be applied in-store and the discount will vary between 15–25% depending on the product being purchased, enquire in-store for discount details for your selected product. Offer for homeowner and DIY use only. Not for trade or business use. The discount can be claimed at Taubmans and Bristol Paint Stores only. These stores can be identified using the PPG store locator @ Excludes Bunnings and independent stores (i.e. stores listed as ‘Bunnings Stores’ or ‘Other Stores’ via the store locator site). Discount expiry date listed on the discount card. Offer is not transferrable. Discount not valid in conjunction with other offer(s).

Dell Technologies

Australian Institute of Architects members have access to a range of benefits including:

  • Up to 10%* discount on laptops, desktops, monitors, and accessories
  • Additional discounts during promotional periods
  • Access to Small Business Technology Advisors to help you with free advice to grow your business

To access:

  1. Download your coupon
  2. Paste the coupon code at Dell checkout online

Can't view the coupon? Email

* Offers are non-transferable and subject to change. Save on select OptiPlex, Latitude, Precision Workstations, Vostro, Inspiron, XPS, Alienware, select Monitors and Accessories. Coupon is valid with select other offers and select other coupons. Limit of 10 promotional items per customer. Not valid for re-sellers and/or online auctions or on refurbished items or spare parts. Dell reserves the right to cancel orders arising from pricing or other errors. Coupons cannot be applied to promotional Door Buster offers.

Designer Boys Art

Institute members receive $125 off the first order with Designer Boys Art.

Designer Boys Art is Australia’s leading decorative wall art provider, offering over 3,000 high-end artworks,
canvases and textural creations. Servicing exclusively architects and design professionals across Australia, Designer Boys’ collection has been caringly curated for high-end interior residential, corporate and hospitality schemes and settings.

To access:

Can't register? Call customer service team on 07 5455 6024

* This offer is not available in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or discount offer by Designer Boys Art. Only available to institute members. terms and conditions 

Australian Owner Manager 

Australian Owner Manager is a leading provider of business accelerator programs that are specifically designed for owners and managers of privately owned businesses. They offer a range of masterclasses that focus on giving owners practical skills and knowledge in key business areas, such as finance, marketing, people & culture, and team leadership.

Members receive:

  • 5% discount on programs offered by Australian Owner Manager
  • Two part scholarships available for members to attend the Owner Manager Program

To redeem the offer, please send your membership verification letter to Discount will be applied at the time of invoicing.

To apply for Owner Manager Program scholarships, visit

Australian Owner Manager
T: (07) 2113 4114


BMW Group Australia

The Institute is a Gold BMW Corporate program member, providing you with a range of benefits when purchasing a new BMW, including:

  • Complimentary BMW Service Inclusive for 3 years or 60,000kms.*
  • Recommended dealer delivery reduced to $1,850 excluding taxes.~
  • Benefits extended to your spouse or de-facto partner
  • Access to a dedicated Corporate Sales Manager
  • Reduced rate on a BMW Driving Experience course
  • 3 years unlimited kilometre warranty
  • BMW Roadside assistance
  • Competitive finance rates across a range of products through BMW Financial Services

Click here for full terms and conditions.

To access these rewards, present your membership verification letter at your local BMW dealership (Australia).


The MINI Benefits program offers Institute members complimentary scheduled servicing for 3 years or 60,000km's* reduced national dealer delivery charge (excluding taxes), reduced rate on a BMW Driving Experience course and extension of the program to your spouse.

Click here to download the Mini Benefits Flyer.

To access these rewards, present your membership verification letter at your local MINI dealership (Australia).


Institute members receive a range of benefits including:

  • 6c per litre fuel discount for the first 12 months*
  • Accepted at over 1,300 Shell service stations
  • No monthly card fees or transaction fees for the first 12 months

To redeem:
Apply for your Shell Card using the promotional code AIASHELL

For more information, please view the FAQ about Shell Card.

*Conditions apply: Excludes LPG and AdBlue. Shopper docket fuel vouchers do not apply to Shell Card transactions. At the expiration of the 6 months offer period, you will be entitled to receive a discount of 4c per litre off and the monthly card fee will be $2.50 per card.



My First Architecture Job® helps Australian students and graduates of architecture bridge the gap between study and practice to obtain employment, registration, or promotion sooner, with more confidence and impact.

The Career Momentum Course is self-paced, with 12 topics including a pre-recorded video, accountability worksheets, and supplementary material for areas of interest.

Member offer
Institute members receive a 15% discount entry to the course, deducted from the full value of $190. Email with your membership verification letter to redeem.

Terms and Conditions:
Course membership remains in place for the lifetime of the course. My First Architecture Job® reserves the right to close the course after three months’ notice is given to any members.

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