Business Concept Plan

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Executive Summary
Executive Summary
Urban Projections Pty Ltd is a privately owned building surveying and certification company operating in the Brisbane metro area. We provided detailed advice and design development for all building and development projects. We have extensive experience in the building and development industry, with Mr S O’Connor having managed building and development companies for over 10 years.

We bring a unique prospective to the certification elements of buildings and have a proven track record of providing customised solutions that are both cost effective for our clients and maintain compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements.

Currently we have a staff of four, with the managing director directly overseeing all projects and client accounts. This direct access to the owner and founder of the company allows clients to have 100% confidence that their project will be professionally managed and all outcomes will be in the client’s best interests.

The Business
Registration details
Business name: Urban Projections Pty Ltd
Trading name(s): As above.
Date registered: 20 May 2010
Location(s) registered: Queensland, Australia.
Business structure: Company
ABN: 94 818 725 687
ACN: 818 725 687
GST: GST Registered
Domain names: www.urbanprojections.com.au
Licences & permits: QBSA – 025 187 895
AIBS - 120 585 987 2

Business premises
Business location:

As the basis of our business would be providing services to the construction industry within Brisbane, we would look at securing a business location within easy access to multiple potential client headquarters. Newstead at the lower end of Fortitude Valley on the fridge of the Brisbane CBD provides an ideal location due the large number of construction companies based within a 10km radius. It also allows easy access to the Brisbane City Council headquarters at Green Square in the CBD.

Newstead currently has competitive rental rates, compared to a CDB office space, and provides low rise, medium density commercial space with sufficient car parking for staff and clients.

Initially we would be seeking approximately 75m2 of office space to cater for the company. The main requirements are the following, •Meeting room sufficient for up to 10 people.
Separate office for Managing Director.
Hot Desks for client use or floating staff.
High Speed fibre connection.

Below is an office space that has been inspected and would prove sufficient for the company at the current levels of staffing. This office space is located at 18 Maud St Newstead and is a mezzanine floor in an existing building.

Initially we would lease the space with the view to procuring a larger, purchased facility once the company grows. Currently the lease is valued at $30,000.00 pa for this space. Organisation chart

Management & ownership
Urban Projections will be solely owned by the UP Trust which Mr S O’Connor, is the sole trustee. Mr A Long has a financial interest in the company but is removed from any management or legal responsibilities. In this way the company is protected if for some reason Mr S O’Connor was to lose QBSA endorsement, Mr A Long would transition to the sole trustee of UP Trust and the company could continue to operate under his QBSA endorsement. Key personnel

Job TitleNameExpected staff turnoverSkills or strengths
Managing DirectorMr S O’ConnorNeverDirector of company. 10 yrs experience in building industry as builder and certifier. CertifierMr A LongNeverStakeholder in company. 6 yrs experience in certification of complex projects. Detailed understanding of NCC. Excellent industry contacts and network. AccountsMrs B Lake3 yrsDetailed knowledge of AP systems and tax law. CadetMrs F Barclay2 yrsHalf way through university degree. Keen learner.

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