B.Env.Des; B. Arch
Arch. Registration: ACT 816

56 Munro Street
Curtin, Canberra, ACT 2605

T: (02) 6281 2277
M: 0427 820 491


Candida Griffiths specialises in providing a personalised service for people seeking a new house, or requiring renovations and/or an extension to their existing dwelling. In addition to residential design the surrounding landscape and outdoor living area is designed to optimise, complete and integrate the living environment.

Consultations are also offered to people who are seeking preliminary architectural advice or a feasibility assessment.

Candida’s design philosophy is based on a thorough understanding of building physics and environmental sustainablity. This knowledge is combined with aesthetics, functionality and practical building construction.

Services are tailored to individual needs and budgets and clients only deal directly with the principal architect, Candida Griffiths, through all the stages of any project.


Candida is a third generation architect. In 1987 she started working as a sole-practitioner in Canberra. 26 years later Candida continues to work as an individual architect doing what she loves doing best, designing and building beautiful, practical and energy efficient domestic architecture within a landscaped environment for individual private clients.

Candida runs her office from her house in Munro Street, Curtin, she has an established reputation of being personable, well-organised and accessible. Clients have describe her as, “always giving 110%”.

In 2010 Candida was the recipient of the ‘Mervyn Willoughby-Thomas Renovation Award’ and in 2012 was awarded the ‘Architects Registration Board Award’.