Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors


The Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) is an international association of national organisations representing Quantity Surveyors and Cost Engineers in the Asia and Western Pacific Region.

PAQS hosts a yearly gathering of QS Practitioners around the world participated by members of distinct and world-renowned QS bodies (AIQS, BSIJ, CCEA, CIQS, HKIS, IQSI, IQSSL, NZIQS, PICQS, PUJA, RISM, SISV, FIQS, KIQS and ASAQS).

PAQS Congress found its first home in Singapore in 1997 with the aim to gather all professionals with the same passion and to promote the latest and most updated advances in the field of Quantity Surveying.

Visit PAQS Website



  • The promotion of the practice of Quantity Surveying (QS) in the region.
  • The promotion of “best practice” for QS in the region.
  • The promotion of dialogue between member organizations.
  • Encouragement of regional co-operation in the practice of QS.
  • Fostering of research appropriate to the better understanding of building practice in the region.
  • Rendering of assistance to members of member organizations working in each other’s countries.


  • Further develop and foster a global community of leaders in the Profession.
  • Foster global cooperation in the area of significance for global policy for the Profession.
  • Shape the agenda for a global forum in terms of economic trends, climate change, energy, and water management.
  • Provide a platform underpinned by knowledge and technology to ensure the achievement of excellence in terms of service delivery, competence, and education.