Clerk of Works Institute of Australia

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Type of entity

Professional association

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Clerk of Works Institute of Australia

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Description area

Dates of existence

1958 - 1984


The Clerk of Works Institute of Australia was formed in 1958 and incorporated in September 1959. The Institute was formed for professional support of Clerks of Works employed to supervise and inspect major building projects as the representative of the building owner, working directly to the architect. Members of the Institute were also representatives on advisory committees for Building Foreman and Clerk of Works courses at technical colleges. The institute had over 300 members in 1970 and chapters in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, Western Australia and the Australian Capital Territory. It was deregistered on 20 December 1984.


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Representation for clerks.

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Related entity

Roberts, Jack

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President of CWIA

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 15 October 2012




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