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Profile of registrant

Architects' Alliance

Identification number in the register: 91708294194-42
Registration date: 17/09/10 14:45:04

The information on this organisation was last modified on 06/09/14 14:24:35
The date of the last annual update was 06/09/14 14:24:35

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Architects' Alliance
Acronym: AAoI
Legal status: an unincorporated association
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Michael Cummins
Position: Hon. Secretary

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Brian Montaut
Position: Spokesperson

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 63 St Mary's Road Midleton
County Cork none
Telephone number: (+353) 21 4613222
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: AAoI Spokesperson:

Brian Montaut
4 Mount Pleasant Villas
County Wicklow
tel: +353 (0)1 2860497

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: To restore and promote the status of architects who have been disenfranchised under the Building Control Act 2007 [Ireland S.I. 21/2007]
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

1. Promoting the statutory introduction of a 'Grandfather Clause' for architects similar to that already provided for Quantity Surveyors and for Building Surveyors in the Building Control Act 2007.
2. Broadening eligibility for State Tenders and for architectural competitions.
3. Removing procedural obstacles against migrant architects.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Environment
  • Internal Market


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 07/2013 - 07/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 500 €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

The Alliance is operated by unpaid volunteers. Our expenditure relates only to actual costs for legal advice, publicity, venues, etc.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.