Company Profile

Palassis  Architects is a Perth based award winning architectural and building conservation practice.  Founded by Kevin Palassis in 1982 the practice has successfully delivered many dynamic new building projects and has received acclaim from peers and public for its conservation work.

With a small but highly skilled team the practice can deliver complete project consultancy services for new buildings and heritage sites, from brief development and planning through to construction/conservation and fit-out.

We maintain our staffing levels at modest levels to ensure that our clients receive a personalised approach, and will always have direct access to the project leader.

With more than thirty years of experience our project portfolio includes many new buildings and conservation works to some of the most culturally significant heritage sites in Western Australia.

At Palassis Architects our team can offer a range of services including:

New works:

  • Brief development
  • Feasibility studies
    • Schematic design
    • Design development
    • Contract administration
  • 3D modelling and rendering
  • Property and commercial assessments
  • Space planning and use assessment
  • Universal Access planning and design
  • Interior design
  • Master planning

Heritage works and advice:

  • Heritage advice
  • Conservation planning
  • Conservation management strategies
  • Building fabric assessment and conservation
  • Municipal inventories
  • Heritage assessments
  • Heritage agreements
  • Future use assessment
  • Adaptive reuse of heritage places
  • Interpretation planning and design
  • Consultation with key stakeholders
  • Liaison with Heritage Council of Western Australia and other regulatory authorities
  • Specialist advice to multi-disciplinary project teams
  • Membership of the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority’s Design Review Panel


Our clients include State Government, Local Government and private owners across Western Australia.  Our projects range from very discreet boutique works through to multi million dollar commercial work.  Some recent clients include:

  • Department of Finance
  • Department of Housing
  • Department of the Attorney General
  • Department of Parks and Wildlife
  • Landcorp
  • Landgate
  • Parliament House
  • Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority
  • Rottnest Island Authority
  • Fremantle Ports
  • Fremantle Prison
  • St George’s Cathedral
  • Spotless Services Australia
  • Programmed Facility Management
  • Shire of Beverley
  • Town of Mosman Park
  • City of Armadale
  • City of Kwinana
  • FJM
  • Mirvac
  • London Court
  • Brookfield Multiplex