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Experts Persons in the field of crafts Public appointment and swearing-in

Publicly appointed experts in the craft sector are distinguished by their special expertise, objectivity and trustworthiness. They are subject to supervision by the competent body.

Publicly appointed experts are all persons appointed and sworn in by a public institution. According to the Crafts Code (HwO), it is the responsibility of the competent body to appoint and swear in expert persons for the purpose of reimbursing expert opinions on the goods, services and prices of craftsmen and craftsmen.

The basis and conditions for public appointment and swearing-in are laid down in detail in Section 91 (1) No. 8 HwO, the Expert Regulations (SVO) issued by the competent authorities and the general provisions of Sections 36 and 36a of the Commercial Code (GewO). The SVO determines the selection and appointment procedure under which the competent body carries out the public appointment, regulates the rights and obligations of the experts and regulates the legal relations between the expert and the competent body.

Section 36 Trade Code (GewO)Section 36 a Trade Code (GewO)

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Linie6PLus)

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