Provision of services by external companies that use the professional title "Consulting Engineer" or "Consulting Engineer" in their name Notification
The use of the professional title "Consulting Engineer" in the name or in the company name of the company is protected in Niederachsen. A company that is neither entered in the list of consulting engineers (at the registered office of the company in Lower Saxony) nor in the corresponding list in another federal state (at the registered office of the company in the other federal state) may, as an external company, use the professional title "Consulting Engineer" in Lower Saxony in its name or in its company, if it is entered in the list of foreign companies or in the corresponding directory in another federal state.
Foreign companies that are entered in the list of foreign companies must notify the Chamber of Engineers of their first activity in Lower Saxony.
If one year has passed since the last notification and the foreign company still intends to become active in Lower Saxony, it must notify the Chamber of Engineers.
The notification of the provision of services by external companies that use the professional title "Consulting Engineer" in their name must be submitted in writing or online using the form provided. The supporting documents referred to under "required documents" must be attached to the notification.
For both the first and the renewed action in Lower Saxony, it is sufficient that the foreign company indicates the action.
Which documents are required?
No further documents are required.
What are the fees?
There are no fees.
No processing time is prescribed.
Applications / forms
Advertisements can be submitted to the Chamber of Engineers of Lower Saxony at any time in writing or online.
- Forms for download:
- Online procedure
Link to the online application
- Personal appearance may be required, e.g. if compensatory measures are necessary
No remedy is foreseen.
What else should I know?
Technically approved by
Chamber of Engineers of Lower Saxony
Professionally released on
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