Term not used in JBCC® agreements – the architect must have a specified tertiary qualification and be admitted to a statutory regulatory body to be allowed to practice. The employer (client) defines the services required for a particular project that may include finding a suitable site, compiling the brief, exploring various design solutions, compiling documentation for statutory approvals, tendering, construction and operation of the facility. The architect may be the appointed as the principal agent, but not necessarily so.