Office Fitout Costs

Office Fitout Costs

Office fitouts costs vary according to the level of finish, 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 meter to over A$2000 per square meter.


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



$300 PSM +


$1000 PSM +


$1500 PSM +

Reception DoorsReuse existingSingle frameless glassDouble frameless glass
Reception FloorN/ANew carpetMarble / porcelain
Reception DeskN/ACustom laminateCustom veneer, stone and glass
Feature WallsN/AWall paperVeneer / glass
PartitioningSolid plasterboard with insulation and glazingSolid plasterboard walls with insulation and glazingSolid plasterboard walls with insulation, acoustic ratings & frameless glass
CeilingsReuse existing tiled ceilingReuse existing tiled ceilingSet ceiling to reception
CarpetsReuse existing base building carpetReuse existing to back of houseCustom carpet Front of House (FOH)
LightingReuse existing fluorescent lightingReuse lighting to back of houseEnergy efficient CFLs and LED lighting to FOH
ElectricalNew power & data with standard finishesNew power & data with standard finishesNew power & data with stainless steel finishes
WorkstationsSimple linear style systems with soft wiring and personal storageReconfigurable to modern working conditionsReconfigurable to modern working conditions
Occasional FurnitureReuse existingMinimal original designer piecesOriginal designer pieces
Boardroom AVN / ABoardroom plasma & basic connectivityAutomated plasma, projector, screens, blockout blinds
SecurityN / AAccess ControlAccess control and security system
JoineryOff the shelf orderCustom designed kitchen, reception, storage, offices and utilitiesCustom designed kitchen, reception, storage, offices and utilities
KitchensN / ACustom design, standard finishes and zipAllowances for fridge, dishwasher, chilled and boiling unit
BathroomsN / AN / AShower, vanity and WC
Computer RoomShared with storageShared with storageRaised floor, VESDA, CRAC
Base Building ServicesMinimal alterations to reduce costsMinimal alterations to reduce costsAll services modified to suit, including additional supplementary air conditioning to meeting rooms