RSUA Practice Services Scheme




Practice Services Scheme





Supported by

 JP Corry


Practice Services Scheme 2015/16

The RSUA Practice Services Scheme has been providing support to architectural practices inNorthern Irelandfor over twenty years. The scheme provides easy access to relevant information and advice and helps practices reduce costs. Over seventy practices are currently benefiting from scheme membership.

Each scheme member receives a Practice Service Scheme Certificate to demonstrate that the practice is professionally linked to, and supported by, the Royal Society of Ulster Architects.

Top Ten Benefits

Make sure customers can find you

Get a free listing in the RSUA Directory of Practices which is searchable online at and published in the Yearbook. (Practices must meet minimum criteria to be eligible for entry into RSUA Directory of Practices)

Keep up to date

Receive a quarterly practice information bulletin covering a wider range of topics including legal updates, building control, planning, conservation, continuous professional development and technology.

Get expert contract advice

Get free initial contract advice by phone from leading experts Dr David Chappell, Contract Consultant on JCT contracts and Michael Dunn of Rex Proctor & Partners on NEC.

Save 25% on training costs

Save 25% on all RSUA Continuous Professional Development events for all RSUA members working for a practice signed up to the Practice Service Scheme.

Access free legal advice

Get free initial legal advice from Arthur Cox on a wide range of legal issues including professional indemnity, employment law and procurement law.

Be tax efficient

Any questions about tax, cloud accounting or other business matters? Get a quick answer with free initial advice from Simon Hopper of Hopper & Co Chartered Accountants.

Support to win work

Get practical support with prequalification questionnaires, quality submissions and marketing from Business Fix at highly discounted rates.

Access leading professional indemnity insurance

Access competitive rates, appropriate cover and expert advice from RSUA’s long standing insurance partner Marsh.

Get help with public procurement queries

Get advice and support on queries about public sector procurement from the Director of RSUA.

Access conservation consultancy support

Receive free initial advice from Jill Kerry on issues affecting listed buildings, buildings located in conservation areas, buildings located in areas of townscape/village character.

Accessing benefits

To access this range of services contact Julia Leaker or Jeanette Hedley at RSUA on 028 9032 3760.

Subscription rates

Subscription rates are based on the number of full time professional and technical staff in a practice so that the scheme is affordable to practices of all sizes.


Staff number


1 to 2

£130 + VAT  (£156)

3 to 4

£250 + VAT  (£300)

5 to 8

£360 + VAT  (£432)


£405 + VAT  (£486)


Royal Society of Ulster Architects (RSUA)

2 Mount Charles



028 9032 3760