Public, open, conceptual, one-stage, anonymous competition
for urban and architectural design of
bus and railway station New Belgrade
and business/retail development
in block 42, New Belgrade

Promoter of the competition
City of Belgrade
Financed by
Belgrade Land Development Public Agency
Conducted by
Urban Planning Institute of Belgrade
and Association of Belgrade Architects

Type of competition

The Competition is announced as urban and architectural, open, preliminary/conceptual, one stage, and anonymous.

Scope of the competition

The competition site is block 42, New Belgrade, located between streets: Jurija Gagarina, Proleterske solidarnosti, Milutina Milankovića Boulevard and Đorđa Stanojevića.

The purpose of the competition is to choose the best technology/ transportation, urban and architectural design for the New Belgrade bus and railway station, and business/retail complex between submitted designs, as the basis for the preparation of Detailed Regulation Plan.

The conceptual design should meet the requirements of the Promoter in accordance with specified conditions, the Design Brief and the accompanying documentation.

Eligibility and admission to the competition

National and international architects (architectural teams) may participate in the competition if they meet the following requirements:

  • Architects participating in the competition should be licensed by Serbian Chamber of Engineers,
  • Architectural teams participating in the competition must be represented by at least one licensed architect (by Serbian Chamber of Engineers) as a team representative.

The following persons will not be admitted to take part in the competition:

  • Jurors and reserve jurors, persons who directly particiapted in the preparation of the competition assignment as well as member of their families and direct associates.
  • Competitors may not receive direct or indirect assistance related to the competition from the listed categories.

Competition schedule


  • Competition announcement 24/02/2014
  • Questions to the Jury may be posed
    to the competition email address until 11/03/2014
  • Answers to Competition participants
    will be provided on the internet site of the competition by 18/03/2014
    Promoter accepts no responsibility in the event that a participant does not ask a question or an answer to any questions, or believes that the circumstance had an important impact on the results of the competition.
  • Submission of designs 13/05/2014 The designs should be brought or sent to Urban Planning Institute of Belgrade, Palmoticeva St. 30, Belgrade, in the meeting room on the ground floor, by 3 p.m. regardless of the method of submission (either directly or by mail).
  • Assessment of proposals and selection by the Jury, by 03/06/2014
  • Announcement of winners 10/06/2014

Jury will inform the public and stakeholders on the results and exhibition opening dates and talks on the submitted entries, upon the Announcement of the results.


If by the established deadline arrives at least 10 entries corresponding to the conditions of the Competition, three prizes and three honorable mentions will be awarded and distributed as follows:

  • I prize 2,300,000 RSD
  • II prize 1,150,000 RSD
  • III prize 805,000 RSD
  • 3 Honorable Mentions (each) 345,000 RSD

The Jury will award the first prize, but is entitled to prize distribution other than specified.

Designs that have been awarded a prize or an honorable mention become the ownership of the promoter. Their authors grant their consent to the promoter for the use of their submissions for the purposes of this competition.

The jury of the competition

President of the Jury
Mr. Siniša Mali, PhD. Ecc., City of Belgrade

The jury members
Mr. Srđan Milanović, Ma.B.Arch., Belgrade Land Development Agency, PE, Deputy president
Mr. Dušan Milanović, B.Transport Eng., Urban Planning Institute of Belgrade
Prof. Vladan Đokić, PhD.Arch., University of Belgrade, Faculty of Architecture Belgrade
Prof. Nada Milosavljević, PhD.Transport Eng., University of Belgrade, Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering
Mr. Dušan Nikolić, M.Sci.Civ.Eng., University of Belgrade, Faculty of Civil Engeneering Belgrade
Mr. Milan Vujović, M.Sci.Arch.Eng., Belgrade Asociation of Architects
Mrs. Žaklina Gligorijević, M.Sci.Arch.Eng., Belgrade Asociation of Architects


Miss Jelena Đerić, B.Arch.
Miss Ana Lazović, B.Arch.

Technical secretariat

Belgrade Association of Architects

Competition documents to be provided by the promoter

All the documents related to the Competition will be available to all participants at the:
Belgrade Association of Architects
Kneza Miloša St. 7a/III
11000 Belgrade
phone: +381 11 3230 059
phone/fax: +381 11 3239 754

The Competition Documentation on CD will be sent upon request by mail or can be purchased by your local partner, licensed architect or office. All documents are in Serbian, which is the official language of the competition, and therefore some partnership with local professionals would be necessary for understanding the context, and later submission of the design idea.

A competitor is eligible to participate by purchasing the Competition documentation, and he/she agrees with the Competition regulations by submission of a Competition design.