At Richard Groves Architects and The Design Alliance, we resource our projects using the best personnel available, and are able to output deliverables to suit the particular needs of each of our clients. Our initial site visits to establish scope of work required for each project are at no charge.


Client Concept and Brief, then Schematic Design to Project Documentation


Interiors concepts, image boards, sustainability and workplace strategies, furniture, finishes and fittings selections and management


site analysis, design strategies and preliminary costing

Project Management

Management of projects from concept to site handover

Development + Building Permits

Design and planning reports and authorities coordination. Documentation and engineering coordination required to meet National Building Code and private certifier approval requirements

Marketing Materials

Full Rendered Plans, internal and external 3d's, graphics coordination for marketing purposes

Contract Advice

Advice on best contract types for project particular needs

Heritage Studies

Heritage building advice, strategies and design

Urban and Master Planning

Medium scale housing, hospitality and recreation advice and design.

We offer an obligation free initial project assessment, including a mud map showing proposed design strategies. From this initial meeting we can tailor our Scope of Services to meet your particular project requirements and to meet realistic budgets and construction deadlines.

Computer Aided Design systems to document much of our work, and are able to outsource any specialist requirements to our network of specialist consultants.

Our design methodology concentrates on responding to the functional and financial requirements of the Design Brief and on providing design outcomes that address design clarity, practicality, investment integrity, and environmental and community responsibility.