About LSA Quantity Surveyors

At LSA Quantity Surveyors Ltd, we tailor our service to the specific requirements of each client. We have links with the Jamaica Institute of Quantity Surveyors (JIQS) and our team has over 40 years’ industry experience in both Jamaica and the Caribbean.


We serve Private Clients, Returning Residents, Developers, Property Owners, Architects, Engineers, Contractors, Loss Adjusters and Insurance companies to name a few. We work on a variety of projects ranging from small to large scale developments at all stages of the building lifecycle.

We offer the following services:

  • Bills of Quantities,

  • Claims and Certificates

  • Completion Certificates

  • Contract Administration

  • Contract Documents

  • Cost Planning & Estimates

  • Expert Witnesses in Disputes and Arbitration

  • Feasibility Studies

  • Financial Statements projecting anticipated final cost, including costs associated with variation

  • Interim Valuations

  • Preliminary cost planning and advice at concept design stage

  • Preliminary cost planning and procurement advice at concept design stage

  • Replacement Cost Valuations

  • Settlement of the Final Account at completion

  • Tender Documentation

  • Tender Procedures

  • Tender reviews

Our History

LSA Quantity Surveyors Ltd. was formed in October 2017 following the death of Len Smith FJIQS, founder of L. Smith & Associates, which had traded for nearly 30 years before his passing. LSA Quantity Surveyors Ltd. was formed by his son Jason D. Smith and the company embodies the vision and professional integrity of Len Smith and continues to practise in line with these standards.


The core staff of LSA Quantity Surveyors Ltd. have all worked at L. Smith & Associates for a number of years, including some members who had worked at L. Smith & Associates since its inception in 1988. LSA Quantity Surveyors Ltd. is supported by Markland Gordon, who in his capacity as Consultant Quantity Surveyor, provides independent advice and support to the company.