Government of Jamaica Houses of Parliament Design Competition

Competition Details

Competition Documents

Design Brief

The Government of Jamaica Houses of Parliament Design Competition Design Brief

Terms & Conditions

The Government of Jamaica Houses of Parliament Design Competition Terms & Conditions

Stages and Prizes

stage1

Stage 1

The top 5 selectees will be awarded
2 Million JMD each.

stage2

Stage 2

The top 3 selectees will be awarded:
1st Prize – 5 Million JMD
2nd Prize – 4 Million JMD
3rd Prize – 2 Million JMD 
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Peoples' Choice Award

Awarded to one of the top 5 selectees.
Voted on by the general public.

Eligibility

The competition is open to citizens of Jamaica residing locally or abroad who are Architects registered under the Architects Registration Act (1987) of Jamaica and who are duly licensed at the time of submission for the competition or teams led by such a person. Participants are to be guided by the following criteria:

  • The team lead must be fully qualified as stated and able to be the Architect of Record for the building project.
  • The team complement must include at least 50% Jamaican citizens or persons of Jamaican heritage. 
  • The team must present a full list of the membership, organisational chart and confirmation of citizenship or heritage for the Jamaican members.
  • The team lead can participate in only one submission.
  • Team members, other than the team lead, may participate in more than one submission.
  • Evidence must be provided at the time of submission (on or before September 17, 2018) of the citizenship, licence and registration of the team lead and relevant team members.
  • All eligibility documents must be notarised for submission.

Competition Schedule

All submissions of proposals should be made by the specified times listed below

 

1.

Competition Launch

May 17, 2018  

2.

Registration Period

May 17, 2018 – June 14, 2018 by 4:00 pm

3.

Site Visit – National Heroes Park

July 6, 2018

4.

Tour George William Gordon House

July 9, 2018

5.

Competitor’s Conference

July 9, 2018

6.

Stage 1 Deadline for Questions

July 12, 2018

7.

Stage 1 Deadline for Answers

July 19, 2018

8.

Stage 1 Design Period

July 20, 2018 – September 17, 2018

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Stage 1 Design Submission deadline

September 17, 2018 by 2:00pm

10.

Stage 1 Jury Evaluation

September 18, 2018 – October 2, 2018

11.

Exhibition of Stage 1 Entries

October 8, 2018 – October 22, 2018

12.

Announcement of shortlisted competitors

October 10, 2018 at 1pm

13.

Stage 2 Deadline for Questions

October 12, 2018

14.

Stage 2 Deadline for Answers

October 22, 2018

15.

Stage 2 Design Period

October 23, 2018 – December 17, 2018

16.

Stage 2 Proposal Submission

December 18, 2018 by 2:00pm

17.

Stage 2 Jury Evaluation

January 7, 2019 – January 25, 2019

18.

Exhibition of Stage 2 Entries

January 28, 2019 – February 8, 2019

19.

Awards Ceremony & Announcement of Competition Results

TO BE ANNOUNCED