Resources & publications: Architects

Learn how to get your stamp and seal, view publications and related websites, and access additional resources.


NCARB YouTube channel
Access videos about the Architect Registration Exams, reports, and other tips for licensure candidates.

National boards

Membership is maintained with the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB).

Professional associations

For information about professional associations, please contact the Washington Council of the American Institute of Architects (AIAWA). The following links are to AIA chapters in Washington:

AIA Central Washington
Phone: 509-783-1625

AIA Northwest Washington
Phone: 360-671-9555

AIA Seattle
Phone: 206-448-4938

AIA Southwest Washington
Phone: 253-627-4006

AIA Spokane
Phone: 509-747-5498

AIA Vancouver
Phone: 360-694-8571

Related information

  • Board policies
    Review the policies that impact incomplete applications, disaster relief licensing, life safety, military training or experience, and stamping and sealing authority.
  • Architect news
    Keep up to date with renewal notice changes and new systems to manage your professional and business licenses online.
  • Guidelines for building officials and design professionals
    Understand your roles and responsibilities, exempt services and structures, and preparing and sealing documents.

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