About Us

​Our Mission

Originally called the State Board of Examiners and Registration of Architects, this Board was established June 21, 1930, to serve the Commonwealth by promoting and protecting the public’s health, safety and welfare and the built environment for human habitation through the regulation, examination and licensing of architects and certification of interior designers.

Board Objectives

  • Issue licenses and certificates to individuals qualified under statutory requirements
  • Maintain current and accurate information data of regulatory records
  • Investigate and evaluate all complaints filed within the Board and ensure proprieties of due process are administered