The Architects Registration Board is the body set up by Parliament as the independent regulator of architects.

The title “architect” is protected and can only be used in business or practice by people who have had the education, training and experience needed to become an architect


NGF Architects based in Mid Cornwall cover a wide variety of project types and scales with a broad range of experience in Architecture and Construction.


From initial conception and design through to planning permission, building regulations, tender, and contract administration taking our clients through the designing and building stages of their project ready to occupy and enjoy the building.

A little about the company...

NGF Architects was set up by Nick Ford.  Nick carried out his Part 1 & 2 architectural training at the University of Plymouth and gained his Part 3 Professional Certificate to practice as an architect from the University of the West of England and is registered under the Architects Registration Board (ARB).


​​Nick has worked in different size practices across Cornwall with involvement across a wide variety of projects from small residential extensions to new Schools.  Nick has also spent time working for a building contractor and landscaping contractor turning technical skills into practical use.