Office Fitout Costs

How much does an office fitout cost?

Office fitouts costs vary according to the level of finish required. We have provided the following budget information that may be of assistance in the initial planning stages of your office relocation or refurbishment. These costs can be largely affected by your technical specification such as your comms room, AV and security requirements and the below should be treated as a guide only.

IDPM have experience in office fitouts projects ranging from A$300 per square metre to over A$2000 per square metre.

Office Fitouts Budget Information - Costs per square metre (PSM)

Item Office Re-fit $300 psm + Mid Level Office Fitout $1000 psm + High Quality Office Fitout $1500 psm +
Reception Doors Reuse existing Single frameless glass Double frameless glass
Reception Floor N/A New carpet Marble / porcelain
Reception Desk N/A Custom laminate Custom veneer, stone and glass
Feature Walls N/A Wallpaper Veneer / glass
Partitioning Solid plasterboard with insulation and glazing Solid plasterboard walls with insulation and glazing Solid plasterboard walls with insulation, acoustic ratings & frameless glass
Ceilings Reuse existing tiled ceiling Reuse existing tiled ceiling Set ceiling to reception
Carpets Reuse existing base building carpet Reuse existing to back of house (BOH) Custom carpet front of house (FOH)
Lighting Reuse existing fluorescent lighting Reuse lighting to back of house Energy efficient CFLs and LED lighting to FOH
Electrical New power & data with standard finishes New power & data with standard finishes New power & data with stainless steel finishes
Workstations Simple linear style systems with soft wiring and personal storage Reconfigurable to modern working conditions Reconfigurable to modern working conditions
Occasional Furniture Reuse existing Minimal original designer pieces Original designer pieces
Boardroom AV N/A Boardroom plasma & basic connectivity Automated plasma, projector, screens, blockout blinds
Security N/A Access control Access control and security system
Joinery Off the shelf order Custom designed kitchen, reception, storage, offices and utilities Custom designed kitchen, reception, storage, offices and utilities
Kitchens N/A Custom design, standard finishes and zip Allowances for fridge, dishwasher, chilled and boiling unit
Bathrooms N/A N/A Shower, vanity and WC
Computer Room Shared with storage Shared with storage Raised floor, VESDA, CRAC
Base Building Services Minimal alterations to reduce costs Minimal alterations to reduce costs All services modified to suit, including additional supplementary air conditioning to meeting rooms

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