Quantity Surveying


MGA provides quantity surveying services structured to assist the project team in delivering the best possible commercial outcome throughout the life of any project.

We have the proven experience and capability to deliver a project within budget and achieve the best value for money, without compromise to production, quality, safety or the environment.

Coupled with our knowledge and experience in strategic planning and scheduling, we minimise commercial risk and maximise return on investment for our clients.

Throughout our website we have identified the services which we offer within the context of the Three Critical Components of Successful Cost Management.  Here we identify our services within the context of a Project Life Cycle.

Identification / Conception

  • Strategic Advice & Planning
  • Due Diligence
  • Pre-feasibility Estimating / Cost Planning


Feasibility / Planning

  • Project Execution Plan Development
  • Feasibility Estimating / Cost Planning


Design Documentation

  • Contracting Strategy Development
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Value Engineering
  • Design Development Cost Planning


Procurement / Tendering

  • Tender Documentation
  • Contractual Advice
  • Bills of Quantities
  • Schedule of Rates
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Tender Evaluation
  • Due Diligence Reports
  • Contract Documentation


Construction / Delivery

  • Contract Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Progress Claim Certification
  • Valuation of Variations
  • Cost Management & Reporting
  • Time Management & Reporting
  • Progress and Productivity Measurement & Reporting
  • Contractual Claims Management
  • Project Audits


Facility Management

  • Life Cycle Costing
  • Replacement Cost Estimates


The Majority of MGA’s staff are quantity surveyors and members of the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) and/or the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).