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Entry in the list of consultant engineers

The professional title "Consulting Engineer" or "Consulting Engineer" is protected in Lower Saxony. Only those who are on the list of consultant engineers or in a corresponding list of other Federal States may hold this professional title.

If you are domiciled or professionally established in Lower Saxony or if you have a full or partial occupation, but not only temporarily or occasionally, in Lower Saxony, are entitled to hold the professional title "engineer" or "engineer", after which they have worked full-time or correspondingly longer in part-time as an engineer or for a correspondingly longer period of time, have participated in at least four one-day professional training events, who carry out professional tasks of engineers on a freelance basis and have sufficient professional liability insurance, you can join the list of consultant senters and engineers in order to deepen professional practice.

You may use the professional title "engineer" or "engineer" protected in accordance with Section 1 NIngG if the conditions specified in Section 6 of the NIngG are met.

Persons who have a qualification from an EU Member State, another Contracting State to the Agreement on the European Economic Area or a State assitised by agreement or other foreign countries require that you hold the professional title "Engineer" or "Engineer" obtain a licence from the Chamber of Engineers of Lower Saxony in accordance with Sections 7 to 9 of the NIngG or must be entitled to hold the professional title under the law of another Land.

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

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