A registered draftsperson is responsible for preparing plans for building work or preparing documentation relating to building permits or permit applications.

There are three classes of draftsperson in which you can apply to register:

  • Building Design (Architectural)
  • Building Design (Interior)
  • Building Design (Services)


Do you have the skills, knowledge and experience to apply for registration as a draftsperson? To learn more, read the guide to registration: What is draftsperson work?

Start your application

Save and complete the following relevant forms on your computer (do not handwrite; it will take longer to process). The application form includes a checklist on the front page to assist you with the process.

If you are in a partnership

Each partner of the partnership applying for registration must complete a separate Partner's Declaration (PDF, 321.51 KB).

Experience statements and technical referee reports

You must complete and submit both an Experience statement and a Technical referee report for every category you seek to be registered in.

Draftsperson – Building Design (Architectural)

Draftsperson – Building Design (Interior)

Draftsperson – Building Design (Services)