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Provision of the service under the designation Consulting Engineer from Abroad (EU) Notification for the first time

The professional title "Consulting Engineer" is protected in Lower Saxony. You are planning to work as a "consulting engineer" for the first time and have neither a residence nor a professional branch in Germany. Then you are obliged to report this activity to the responsible body.

Process flow

  • Download the form online and print it out.
  • Fill in the form and add the necessary evidence.
  • Submit the application documents to the competent authority

Who should I contact?

Responsibility lies with the Chamber of Engineers of Lower Saxony

This procedure can also be handled through a "point of single contact". The "Point of Single Contact" is a special service offered by the municipalities and the state for service providers.

Find your Point of Single Contact here

Requirements

for establishment in EU member states:

  • Proof of professional qualification
  • Certificate of establishment as a consulting engineer and non-prohibition of the exercise of the profession
  • Proof of professional practice of at least one year if occupation is not regulated in the place of establishment
  • Information on professional indemnity insurance

Which documents are required?

for establishment in EU member states:

  • Proof of university degree
  • Certificate of establishment as a consulting engineer and non-prohibition of the exercise of the profession
  • Proof of professional practice of at least one year if occupation is not regulated in the place of establishment
  • Information on professional indemnity insurance

What are the fees?

EU: Advertisement between 150 and 1,500 euros

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There are no deadlines to be observed.

Processing duration

Maximum 2 months

Appeal

Administrative court action

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour, Transport and Digitalisation

Professionally released on

02.04.2020

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

Further Links

Single points of contact of the state of Lower Saxony, Single points of contact of the countries of Europe, advice and assistance for EU citizens and their families.