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Welcome to HHA Architects Pty Ltd

HHA Architects are specialist healthcare design architects. We are independent consultants for Licensing and Accreditation Regulatory Unit (LARU), and Kathleen reviews new license applications for Private Hospitals, Day Hospitals (Class A - Anaesthesia, Class B - Sedation, Class C - Renal practices and Class D- Psychiatric), Psychiatric Hostels and Nursing Posts, and assists LARU update their standards and procedures. This high level of responsibility is a reflection of the highest skill and professionalism in healthcare design, and this intimate knowledge gives our clients an advantage for new, and/or re-fitting existing healthcare facilities. We provide briefing assistance at the outset of a project, and take healthcare projects from Approval in Principal (AIP), to Design Development (DA), Contract Documentation, Approval to Construct (ATC - BP), Competitive Tendering, Construction Administration, and Approval to Occupy (ATO). We have an established team of experienced Healthcare Service Engineers, and together we facilitate superior whole of building project outcomes, on time and within budget.

We have extensive experience in Multi-level Apartment and Retirement design, having completed in excess of 3000 strata units. Alistair presented a paper on Universal Design for the Aged Care Conference Melbourne - 2003, and Alistair was instrumental in UDIA Affordable Development Award - 2013, bestowed on DOH for a 136 unit mixed-use development in Cockburn Central - Refer to Testimonials. We developed a Full Life Cycle Living Brief for multi-level apartment design, where we integrated out-sourced services to present a housing concept for the future.   

Kathleen Hume (Houison), has 25 years experience at the forefront of healthcare design, and is a well respected healthcare design architect in WA. Kathleen is active as an architectural consultant for LARU. Her experience is extensive and covers the full range of healthcare design. Refer to her curriculum vitae under Directors.

Alistair Hume, has 25 years experience in private practice, including mixed-use residential apartments and retirement estates, healthcare facilities, restaurants, light industrial/commercial, schools, community centres, and private house. A notable achievement was the UDIA Affordable Development Award - 2013, where Alistair assembled the professional team including the Respondent, and the project reached  practical completion 6 weeks ahead of schedule, within budget.  Refer to his curriculum vitae under Directors.

Rodney Mollett registered in 1974, and worked in private practice for a specialist healthcare design practice, Silver Thomas Hanley, 1974 - 2014, 20 years as Practice Director. Rodney now consults to HHA Architects, in terms of contract administration/conflict resolution, specification writing, checking of tender/contract documentation, construction detailing, statutory compliance, and as HHA Architects principal practice backup.

John Flower commenced practice as an architect in WA in 1964, and his special field of competence covers all phases of architectural work, design, documentation and contract administration, and he consults to HHA Architects as wise counsel and quality control.

HHA Architects offer the full range of service including Project Definition Plan, Brief/User Group Meetings/Site Analysis/Schematic Design/Design Development & Development Application/Contract Documentation and Building Permit/Competitive Tender/Contract Administration, and Supplementary Services according to the Association of Consulting Architects Australia. We navigate clients through Hospital Licence Applications and Accreditation.   

We are delighted to look at any project proposal, and you can be assured of our personal attendance.

Our Services

  • Site Analysis and Brief Development
  • Schematic Design / Development Applications 
  • Contract Documentation / Tendering
  • Contract Administration / Site Inspection
  • Supplementary Services according to ACA

Contact Us

Contact Kathleen Hume on:
0400 055 659

Contact Alistair Hume on:
0400 666 084

Cochram Court
Mount Claremont
Perth, Western Australia

Postal Address:
PO Box 6255 Swanbourne
WA 6010

Ph: 08 9384 1150