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Author: Orla Fitz.Gerald, BSc Hons.(Arch) Dip. Arch. Dip. Arb. Dip Const. Law & Contract Admin. MRIAI FCIArb, director, Fitz.Gerald & Associates
Architects have heretofore provided services for design, contract administration and monitoring/inspection of construction works sufficient to issue an opinion on Building Control Regulations compliance. The requirements under S.I. 9 are such that there is now a statutory requirement for the following: