The Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) is an international association of national organization representing Quantity Surveyors in the Asia and Western Pacific region. Members include quantity surveying and cost engineering institutions from 15 countries and cities including Australia, Brunei, Canada, China, Fiji, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, South Korea and South Africa.

Malaysia has hosted PAQS thrice in 1999, 2009 (in Kuala Lumpur) and 2019 (in Kuching). This time, the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM) welcomes the entire delegates to the metropolitan city of Kuala Lumpur for PAQS 2023.