Our Values

The AAA has proudly served Albertans since 1906, growing with the province and helping to form its built environment. Alberta’s RAs and LIDs have been integral to the province’s collective history and help shape its future.

Core Purpose

To regulate and advance the professions of architecture and interior design in Alberta.



To represent the public interest in the administration of the Alberta Architects Act.



To fulfill our core purpose and mission by regulating, supporting and advancing our professions.



  • Accountability - Demonstrated by informed, transparent decision making, resulting in responsible governance in the public’s best interest. 
  • Integrity - Demonstrated by an earned reputation for honest, ethical and fair behaviour, resulting in an organization-wide climate of dignity and respect.
  • Professionalism - Demonstrated by our forward thinking and collaborative culture, resulting in competent and supportive leadership.