Suckling Stringer Quantity Surveyors provides the full range of professional quantity surveying and construction cost management services, with a focus on delivering accurate Budget Cost Indications for award winning tenders.

We undertake all due diligence for your next building project, including; Schedules of Quantities Take-offs, and Banking & Insurance Valuations.


Designing and building an architectural home in New Zealand is a multi-faceted process. Involving a Suckling Stringer quantity surveyor at the preliminary planning stage enables your architect and engineer to stay on budget. Suckling Stringer works closely with leading high-end architectural firms and engineers in Christchurch and New Zealand-wide to provide accurate costings and valuations so your architectural housing is delivered to the highest design and construction standard.   Read More →


From initial feasibility costing to project completion, the Suckling Stringer team deliver comprehensive and rigorous cost advice, working to satisfy your budgetary requirements. The often-risky nature of commercial developments means it's vital to have an experienced quantity surveyor with you all the way, so you can make informed costing decisions throughout the whole process. 

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Suckling Stringer offers extensive experience in tendering for construction work for projects of all sizes, complexities and values. We work with main contractors and sub-contractor as clients and source competitive and accurate quotations from specialist sub-contractors and up-to-date suppliers which we then build into our tenders... Read More →

Over 40 years, the Suckling Stringer team have served New Zealand’s South Island, North Island, and internationally, providing innovative architectural new builds, commercial projects of any scale, retail and hospitality developments, and education and rural facilities.

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