There’s a number of different elements to consider during a design and fit-out project.
Terms of Reference
Reporting and Comms
Measures of success
Timeline and Budget
Baseline current working environment
Complete GPG’s working environment survey.
The survey is organised into sections:
This will establish a baseline for how your organisation is currently using space, and will form part of the projects measurement of success.
Headcount and Space
Culture and Brand
Set the foundations for the design and fit-out: remind yourself of the goals, aspirations and objectives of the business before you start in order to determine the requirements of the workplace. The workplace should support your agency in achieving its strategic and management goals. Define what your agency requires in its workplace design.
Align your project with the Government workplace standards and guidelines for office space. The standards must be applied to all government fit-out planning and design. The guidelines provide context and guidance in applying the standards.