Paul Ziukelis Architects, located in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast, Australia, is a progressive and modern architectural firm. Our aim is to provide high quality architecture that stands out from the crowd, while maintaining conformity with local regulations, codes and covenants. Paul Ziukelis Architects prides itself on its proven abilities to understand the constraints of any given project, and push the limits, to maximise the return for each and every client.


Paul Ziukelis Architects has expertise and experience in all sectors:

  • Residential
  • Multi-Residential
  • Affordable Housing
  • Educational
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Medical
  • Retail
  • Mixed Use
  • Fast Food
  • Museum
  • Community
  • Corporate
  • Offices
  • Townhouse
  • Duplex
  • Apartments
  • Warehouse
  • Sports
  • Shopping Centres
  • Schools
  • Disability Centres
  • Master Planning
  • High Rise


Paul Ziukelis – Director
Paul Ziukelis graduated from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) with a Bachelor of Architecture after also completing an Associate Diploma in Applied Science (Architecture).  With over 15 years of practical experience under his belt, working for the likes of Bligh Violler Neild, Design Inc, Daniels Anderson Architects and Burns Design Architects, Paul made a move into private practice in March 2005.  Paul remains the primary designer and client contact for the firm and is the face of all projects that move throughout the office.  Paul specialises in commercial architecture and undertaking feasibility studies that investigate the potential of your new project site.  Paul has a keen interest in Urban Planning, and dedicates much of his design process to formulating modern and environmentally sustainable outcomes that reflect the needs both of the client, and of the community.  Paul is available to discuss and examine your next project upon request.

At PZA, we believe in pooling our resources for collective intelligence to guarantee the best possible team for our client’s project. We maintain a culture focused on people and continually support and encourage our employees to enhance their skill set. As such, our high levels of diverse skills provide a strong foundation for any project no matter the size. We tailor our team to best suit the needs of each individual project and would be happy to submit an in depth personnel summary upon request.

As needed, the following staff will assist on your next project.

  • Design Architects
  • Draftspersons
  • Graphic Designers
  • 3D artists
  • Support Staff
  • Aerial Photographer

PZA has a close knit community of proven consultants from which to draw competitive fees. Covering all the required engineering fields, depending on the scale and location of your project. These include:

  • Structural & Civil Engineering
  • Geotechnical Surveying
  • Land Surveying
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Fire Engineering
  • Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Acoustic Engineering
  • Traffic Assessment
  • Green Star & Energy Efficiency Diagnostics
  • Town Planning
  • Building Certification