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OAA Announces Upcoming Landscape Design Competition
Learn more about a juried competition to re-envision the OAA Headquarters grounds in Toronto, including how to participate.

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Conference 2024 
The 2024 OAA Conference takes place from May 22 to 24 in Niagara Falls, with the theme of Housing: Pushing the Envelope. It will be held at the Niagara Falls Convention Centre, with the Marriott on the Falls serving as the designated host hotel. Registration opens following the virtual keynote on March 19.
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Join Us for Our FREE Virtual Keynote with Vishaan Chakrabarti
Mark your calendars! The Ontario Association of Architects kicks off registration for the Conference with a special FREE virtual Keynote with Vishaan Chakrabarti, FAIA on Tuesday, March 19, 1:00 pm to set the stage for this year's theme, Housing: Pushing the Envelope. 
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Updates on Legislation Related to Limited Licences
Learn more about critical information related to the Court Order that affects those who were enrolled in the OAA Technology Program or a Licensed Technologist OAA, as well as updates on legislative changes that would allow limited licences.


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OAA ConEd Webinar Series

The OAA's Continuing Education Webinar series is live and offered weekly— sessions run on most Thursdays from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm with closed-captioning.

Access to Architecture

The Access to Architecture page is a portal that makes it easy for anyone to learn more about how to get involved in the field of architecture.

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

This portal provides key links and references to the OAA’s equity, diversity, and inclusion work and includes relevant news, events, and reports.

Climate Action

The climate change emergency's far reaching effects have positioned it as one of the defining global challenges today. Find tools, resources, and more related to climate action in the architecture profession.

Contracts for Professional Services

The OAA offers access to a suite of free, downloadable standardized contracts to make it easier for architectural professionals and their clients or consultants to enter into fair, balanced business relationships.

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Vision, Mandate, and Strategic Plan

Learn more about the Ontario Association of Architects’ vision, mission, and priorities to better understand its goals and approaches. Click here the view the Strategic plan.

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Are you looking to work with an Architect? Find a Certificate of Practice holder that can offer architectural services to the public in Ontario.

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OAA Announces Upcoming Landscape Design Competition
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Toronto, ON –The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) is poised to launch a landscape design competition for its headquarters. Among the goals is a furthering of the Association’s Renew +...

Op-Ed: Housing Design Catalogue is “one tool, but not a universal...
Architectural News

As both a practising architect and as the president of the governing Council of a provincial architecture regulator, I have been following the national housing design catalogue initiative with a lot...

CAA 2024 Awards Programme Open for Submissions
Architectural News

As members of the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA), the RAIC is pleased to announce that their awards program that is open for submissions.   The 2024 CAA Award Programme aims to...

Latest Events

Registration for this event closes on Tuesday February 20, 2024. This event will include a presentation on the different pathways to becoming a licensed architect in Ontario, including the Broadly...

This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided The Promise – Architect BV Doshi, a Film by Jan Schmidt-Garre Synopsis: Balkrishna Doshi was born in 1927, but he is the...

Join the filmmaker, installation artist and poet P. Staff for this MVS Proseminar talk held in conjunction with the Daniels Faculty's Winter 2024 Public Program. P. Staff's interdisciplinary practice...

Exhibition Opening: Wednesday, February 28, 5:00PM – 8:00PM Remarks and Panel Discussion:  6:30PM Architectural and documentary photographer Steven Evans exhibits photographs from his documentary...

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Events Calendar

Check out our events calendar for a wide array of online and in-person events. Also submit an event using our new online form.

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OAA Contract Suite

Did you know the OAA offers free contracts for its members and the general public? These downloadable standardized contracts make it easier for all to enter into fair, balanced business relationships.

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BLOAAG - Queen's Park Picks

Check out our  2023 Queen’s Park Picks program—a collaboration with Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs) across the province who share a passion for our built environment in all its many forms.