Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Many ways to search on website service

  • Comment

Your correspondent Sutherland Lyall (AJ 7.9.00) ) seems to have had an atypical experience with the RIBA's Clients' Advisory Service website.

Having used it myself on a number of occasions, and found it to be an efficient way of finding practices, I was surprised to read of the difficulties he faced. The site does not require a visitor to use postcodes to find practices - that is just one useful option within the sophisticated search facility that of course allows for a name search as well. The error message he received when skipping through lists of architects is not a problem that I have encountered, although perhaps our browser is more compatible with the website than his.

Our view in this practice is that CAS provides a first-rate, low-cost service for registered practices, confirmed this week by yet another e-mail enquiry from a prospective client who evidently had had more success with the search facility than Lyall .

Tim Gough, Austin Winkley & Associates, London SE1

  • Comment

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.