Lembaga Juruukur Bahan Malaysia (LJBM) or the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM)
A Quantity Surveyor (QS) is a construction project consultant who is trained in all aspects of construction costs as well as financial and contractual administration. They will advise architects and engineers on the cost implications of their design, ensuring the clients’ interests are always safeguarded. Their expertise includes estimating project costs, preparing tender documents, assessing work payments and variation of works, administering the contract and settlement of final account. These skills place quantity surveyors in a strong position to take a leading managerial role throughout the development of a project.