There are 3 different pathways to registration as an architect in Victoria.
To work as an architect in Victoria, the requires you to be registered with the ARBV. Even if you are registered as an architect in another part of Australia or in another country, you still need to register as an architect in Victoria.
Most people seeking to register as an architect in Victoria take the Architectural Practice Examination. It is conducted twice a year in all Australian states and territories. It is a 3-part examination that assesses your knowledge and understanding of the practice of architecture in Australia.
Reviewed 11 May 2021