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Benchmarking.com.au offers a financial benchmarking service allowing you to compare the performance of your practice with the profession.  Although available to all members, the benchmarking survey is included as an A+ member benefit at no additional cost.

For valuable insights into the drivers of your business together with tailored advice on how to improve performance you cannot afford to miss the essential business analysis provided by expert external consultants, benchmarking.com.au.

Consultants at benchmarking.com.au have completed their detailed analysis for the 2016-2017 financial year survey and all registrants can now view and download their tailored benchmarking report by logging in here.  


All practices are invited to participate in the annual benchmarking questionnaire with tailored reports made available in March 2018. For a fresh perspective on how your business is performing register for the 2017 benchmarking project today. If you missed out on participating in this year’s benchmark project, you can still register and complete your benchmarks for the 2016-2017 financial year up to the 1 June 2018. 


Participation is free to all Institute A+ practices (value $575), other Institute members can participate at a 50% discount. (value $287.50)

If you're the director or practice manager of a practice and haven't yet registered for the benchmarking project, contact membership@architecture.com.au and we will provide you with the details you need to register and obtain your discounted access. 

What your tailored benchmarking report will include:

  • The latest ABS industry statistics – sector overview and employment data
  • Business benchmark comparisons for your practice – income, overheads, labour costs and charge out rates, and net profit
  • Key Performance Indicators – personnel productivity and profit, margins, major overheads as a percentage of profit
  • Industry Trends – Practice sizes, identification of sectors expected to provide opportunities for growth
  • ATO benchmarks for the architectural services industry – where your firm sits
  • Action List – strategies to increase income, control overheads and practice liquidity, review staff structure and achieve practice growth

Benchmarking Webinar: How to complete the survey and access your results

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Registered already?

If you have already registered for the benchmarking project and want to access the survey, enter data or view your results, login below.  If you require assistance with your login details please contact enquiries@benchmarking.com.au.



For any further questions please contact the membership team at membership@architecture.com.au or phone 1800 770 617.