The verified badge appears in the profile. It means ARCH.MY Team has confirmed that the company or profile is the authentic presence of the company or brand it represents. The verified badge is applicable for companies that have registered with SSM and verified their presence in Malaysia.
If a Page or profile has the LAM verified badge , we’ve confirmed that it’s valid registration with LAM( Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia). If the badge isn’t there, it may mean the company hasn’t registered with LAM or simply a company offering Design services.
A company with LAM Certification means they can offer architectural consultancy services and eligible to do submission on behalf of the client. For graduate architects are advised to seek employment at company that has registered with LAM, as this will ease his/her path in obtaining the Part III certification in the future.
In general, it will affect your eligibility to sit for LAM Part III examination. However you may seek the consent of the submission architect, or architect that does certification for your company projects to endorse you as a registered architect.
LAM registered company are legally qualified to provide architecture consultancy services. Design studio may engage a submitting architect for it’s architecture submission task. What is more important is to ensure that your project is legally submitted with the Local Council / Authority prior to any submission, whether it is by a LAM Registered Architect or Submission Architect engaged by Design Studio.