How Does An Architectural Consultancy In India Functions? Find Out Now

by Adya Basu Real Estate Project Management Consultancy

A building structure is impossible to build in a day. It faces a set of challenges and risks in its making, be it residential, commercial or industrial. To acquire the desired goals, it is only possible when a well-crafted team makes an effort in building the desired structure, which includes a dedicated architect. 

Architect or an architectural consultant needs to scrutinize every detail of the plan in such a manner that the end product is the exact structure that you had in your mind if not better. And with the advantage of getting it constructed within the timeframe and the decided budget, you have made the right choice. 

How Architectural Consultancy Works?

Keeping in mind, not all architectural consultants are owners of independent architectural firms. Some consultants also work with other experts in a project management consultancy. A management consultancy is an all-rounder service provider, providing architectural consultancy services along with the construction services. 

Independent or not, they function in the same manner. The consultancy customizes their services according to the needs of the client. The main work of a consulting architect is to provide customized, creative and innovative design solutions for making the project unique and stand out amongst others. The consultation, therefore, aims to ensure the sustainability of projects in the long run. 


At the start of every project, the consultant holds in-depth discussion with their client, covering all specifications, the needs and requirements, materials, budget and land availability. The architect proposes multiple solutions that are further analyzed and the best optimal solution for the project. 


After taking note of all the requirements, the team determines when and what methods of architecture evaluation are appropriate in improving the developing structure. The consultant offers evaluation tools and procedures to evaluate and improve the quality of the project. 

The team works to identify possible architectural risks and inconsistencies that might come across the process. Therefore, establishing the right platform from the initial stage is very crucial to develop a reliable and performance-oriented system. 


The quantitative assessment involves prototype analysis, quality management, resource testing to upgrade the working system of the project. Further, the experts evaluate the architecture based on qualitative methods as well, which involves design reviews, experience-based designs and landscape design reviews. 

Duties And Responsibilities Of An Architectural Consultant 

Architectural plans and specifications

It involves typical tasks of preparing, revising and reviewing all construction drawings and specifications. The architectural drawings include floor plans, site plans, elevations, section details, electrical and mechanical plans. It also determines the specificity of materials to be used for the construction process. 

Further, the architect checks that all plans and specifications meet building codes, local regulations and other laws stated by the city/state authority. 

Facilities plannings

The consultant has to meet with various agency administrative personnel to determine the construction needs of the clients. The planning also includes new addition or alterations by analyzing the existing spaces, available funding and future requirements. 

For submitting the plan for approval, the file should contain all the mandatory documentation of property details, drawings and a set of permissions. 


An architect before working on the plan, review professional journals, trade publications to stay current on materials and practices of the construction industry. Also, reviewing government publications to keep oneself updated with building codes and regulations. 

Construction budget and schedule

The team monitors the project budget at each phase of construction. Along with costing, streamlining the work according to the schedule is crucial for the construction process. For completing the project on time, the acquisition processes, team discussions and technical functionality need attention to the least. 

Construction management

The management involves contacting local authorities to secure construction permits and approvals. Further, to observe the ongoing construction work to ensure everything adheres to plans and specifications. 

In situations where changes are needed, the architect should be available to provide drawings and details for on-time project completion. The team tries to mitigate any risk or problem to occur in the construction work. 


If you are planning to start a project anywhere in the country, approaching an architectural consultancy in India is beneficial to your project. But, collaborating with different individuals at a time, is stressful. For making coordination easy, a project management consultancy is benefitting for your development project. 

In Mumbai, Buicons LLP Consultants is a 360 service provider that caters to all your construction needs. They customize their consultation services to the client's needs for a project. They employ the best team of professionals that maintains effective communication with the clients and the authorities for acquiring various permissions and approvals. Such planning and efficiency indeed lead to a victorious collaboration in converting the vision into a reality. 

You can take a look at their services and expertise for further details. If any queries, get in touch. 

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