Last edited 12 Nov 2021

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CIAT responds to the architects' regulation review


This response is from the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) regarding the undertaking of a review of the regulation of architects.

Following a Call for Evidence by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) on 16 August 2021, with a view to undertaking a review of the regulation of architects, the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) Executive Summary reads as follows:

This Call for Evidence is to consider the current form of regulation for architects and the architectural sector in the UK. CIAT has serious concerns on the fragmented, biased and blinkered nature of the Call for Evidence, and the implications its findings may have on the Built Environment sector and professionals operating within it, should any recommendations that come as a result of the findings be implemented.

It is the opinion of CIAT that:

To read the Institute's full response, download the document here and Appendix 1, Appendix 2 and Appendix 3.

This article originally appeared on the CIAT website. It was published on 11 November 2021.


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