Thomas Associates Architects is a medium sized Architectural practice based in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Established in 1960 by Charles Thomas the practice has been successfully involved in a large portfolio of projects encompassing Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Design and Master Planning.

Projects include:

Churches, Schools, University buildings, Community Centres, Office buildings, Clubs, Houses, Apartment buildings, Hotels and Warehouse buildings.

The practice has received a number of regional and national awards.

Principals are:

Simon Thomas ANZIA Registered Architect
Charles Thomas FNZIA Registered Architect


The practice aims to design and detail buildings that are connected to context and function.

Our goal is to create stimulating engaging buildings that reflects the client’s desires and needs.

We provide individual designs using the latest technology, combining Architecture, interior and landscape design to provide a total design solution that is innovative, unique, relevant and timeless.

Thomas Associates Architects are members of the New Zealand Institute of Architects