Architects Dovey & Associates is a dynamic architectural practice who is passionate about providing a range of commercial design and documentation services. We cover a variety of projects including office buildings, education & training, community & sports centres, multi residential and commercial fit-outs. We also rejuvenate existing buildings and refurbish internal spaces. Our practice is an A+ Member of the Australia Institute of Architects, has PQC 3 accreditation with Qld State Government and has ISO 2001:2015 certification.

We utilize our design expertise to accurately interpret our client’s needs and quickly provide conceptual solutions. We then develop the designs to be efficient and practical before providing excellent documentation for approval and construction.

Our expert team of professionals are here to listen to your specific requirements and are ready to handle everything from inception and project coordination, through to documentation, approvals and project completion.

Each day we design and craft a new series of creative puzzles which fit into the bigger picture. We enjoy the design and construction journey and the unveiling of the finished product.

Architects Dovey & Associates


Architects Dovey & Associates policy is to provide an excellent architectural design and drafting service from an office of enthusiastic architects, draftsman and interior designers. We believe strongly in a collaborative design process through workshopping the best solutions from the client’s design brief to coordinating consultants for the project.


We embrace our architectural projects in an honest, reliable, fun and efficient manner providing our clients with expert guidance. Architects Dovey & Associates is dedicated to producing great architectural aesthetic to satisfy the clients design brief and proposed location.

Interior Design

Our commercial interiors team can provide assistance with space planning and commercial interior design for all retail and office refurbishments and new fit-outs. Architects Dovey & Associates are experts at producing quick ‘test fit’ conceptual plans to assist with making valuable decisions when considering suitable premises.


Strategic master planning of commercial, multi residential and educational facilities forms the creative framework for a number of our developments. We can assist with urban design of both large and small projects from initial conceptual layouts through to the freehold or sectional title process.

Design for Disability

Projects accommodating people of various abilities have ranged from residential homes, daycare & training facilities, respite accommodation and master planning estates. The design team has created buildings that provide dignity to individuals with a high level of independence in a comfortable environment.

Landscape Design

The design team have the skill to develop gardens and parklands into beautiful lively outdoor spaces. We apply our expertise in educational and commercial developments by providing practical hard and soft landscaped environments in an appealing design.


We have good experience to assist the private medical sector with creating clinics and health centres for specialists, doctors and dentists. Our commercial interiors team can also assist with providing contemporary style reception and consulting rooms.


The greatest advantage for any of our clients is that we are a dedicated team of experts capably led by the Principal Architect with 25 years of experience. This personal touch is reflected in all the designs and documentation that is prepared by the passionate team of architects, draftsmen and interior designer. Our leadership team includes:

Anton Dovey (Principal Architect)

Anton Dovey


B.BdgA, B.Arch, RAIA A+ ARBV &
BOAQ Memberships

Anton Dovey is our Principal Architect, he has been in the architectural industry since 1990 with an honest attitude and unshakeable work ethic that has earned him a great reputation among his loyal and satisfied clients. He thrives in all aspects of a project, from concept and design development, to contract management, administration and delivery.

Chapman Leijenaar (Design Architect)

Chapman Leijenaar


B.Arch, RAIA A+ &
BOAQ Memberships

An architect with two RIBA accredited Bachelor Degrees in Architecture and has 13 years of experience as a senior design and project architect. Chapman is a talented architect in a varied range of projects, including residential developments for people with disabilities, new office buildings, office refurbishments, corporate, commercial, educational, hospitality and leisure.

Skye Smail (Interior Designer)

Skye Smail


DIP Interiors Technologies

Skye’s role as Interior Designer & Documenter, with a wonderful eye for detail, leaves a trail of satisfied clients. Her strength is in transforming an interior design brief into a visual masterpiece with excellent skills in space planning, colour coordination, joinery design and furniture selection.


Our strongest asset is our relationship with our clients; built on great service, good design, hard work and trust. Our accreditation and recognition comes mostly from showcasing previous projects to prospective clients, inspiring confidence that we can produce great buildings and spaces on that scale. Our highest accolade is seeing individuals enjoy the use and outcomes after the successful completion of a project and pride in having the privilege to make a difference.


Don’t hesitate to contact us to for some preliminary feedback on your exciting project and let us assist in turning your design dream into reality. We have a fantastic track record of delivering projects with minimal fuss on time and on budget.