Engineering activities for projects involving civil, hydraulic and traffic engineering (

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The following formalities are performed by responsible authorities and can also be handled via the Point of Single Contact if necessary. Please specify the location via Change selection. If you choose "To the responsible Point of Single Contact for ..." (if available), the contact details of the responsible Point of Single Contact are displayed. The contact details of the competent authority/-ies are displayed after choosing the formality.

Formalities according to the Services Directive

Formalities according to the Services Directive

For taking-up and pursuit of a service the follwoing specific service-related formalities (authorisations and notifications) must always be obeyed:

To the responsible Point of Single Contact

The following authorisations and notifications may be required:

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

If you would like to hire an employee you need to proceed with the following steps. These formalities CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact.

If the employment is terminated you also have to inform the authorities where the employee has been registered.

  • Posting of workers to Germany; registration and other obligations

    When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed. This law obliges both employers based in Germany and employers based abroad who employ workers in Germany to comply with statutory and, in certain sectors, collectively agreed working conditions. In addition, employers are subject to further obligations.

Characteristics and key concepts of the service

This service includes:

  • Application of physical laws and design principles to the design of building structures and processes, and consulting activities for:
    • Planning of projects related to civil engineering and underground construction, hydraulic engineering and road construction
    • Planning of water management projects


  • Bauingenieur(e/innen), selbstständige (bautechnische Gesamtplanung)
  • Bautechnik (Planung)
  • Bautechnische Gesamtplanung durch Ingenieurbüros
  • Bauzeichner (Anfertigen von Bauzeichnungen in Architekturbüros)
  • Beratung über Qualitätssicherung im Rahmen der bautechnischen Gesamtplanung
  • Energieeinsparverordnung
  • Entwicklung von Bauprojekten
  • Erstellung schlüsselfertiger Bauten
  • Generalübernehmer (Bauübernehmer)
  • Ingenieurbüros für bautechnische Gesamtplanung
  • Konstruktionsbüro für bautechnische Gesamtplanung
  • Projektentwicklung durch Ingenieurbüros für bautechnische Gesamtplanung
  • Qualitätssicherungsberatung (Überwachung der Bauarbeiten durch Ingenieurbüros für bautechnische Gesamtplanung)
  • Statische Berechnungen von Bauwerken