Register October 18, 2018 | Submit October 18, 2018 | Architecture Competition



NLA’s Don’t Move, Improve! 2019



Entries NOW OPEN for Don’t Move, Improve! 2019. Be recognised as one of London’s best and most innovative home extensions and improvements.

The annual competition is open to any architectural practices, interior designers and homeowners who have completed home extension projects in Greater London since 1 September 2016; from extensions on top of, underneath, on the side or at the back of homes, to interior insertions, conversions, and garden studios.

Selected by an eminent jury, successful projects will feature in a major exhibition and magazine, and all featured practices will be invited to participate in NLA’s popular Design Surgeries, giving an opportunity to meet potential clients.



Submissions close on Thursday 18 October 2018
Entrants will be notified of shortlisted projects during the week ending 19 November 2018
Winners will be announced at the exhibition Private View on Tuesday 22 January 2019



In addition to selecting the winning project(s), the jury may also award the following prizes, where appropriate:
– Most Sustainable – Most Cost Effective – Most Innovative – Best Interior Design – Best Historic Intervention – Best Use of Materials



Payment is taken via the online form: Submission cost: £99+VAT NLA Members: £79+VAT



Shortlisted and winning projects will be selected by an eminent jury of industry professionals, writers and designers:
Peter Murray chairman of New London Architecture, founder of the London Festival of Architecture

Cany Ash founding partner, Ash Sakula

Jo McCafferty director, Levitt Bernstein

Philippa Stockley journalist, editor and critic specialising in architecture and design

Carl Turner founding director, Carl Turner Architects

Amy Frearson editor, Dezeen







For more information about this competition, please contact us.