Directory of external consulting engineers; information on registration with the Bavarian Chamber of Civil Engineers

Consulting engineers from outside Germany who are not members of a German Chamber of Engineers must notify the Bavarian Chamber of Civil Engineers in advance of providing services for the first time and are listed in a separate directory.



  • Corresponding proof from the country of origin of the authorization to use the professional title
  • authorization to use the professional title "engineer" (as a rule, completion of at least three years of study in a technical or scientific field is required)
  • subsequent three years of professional experience
  • responsible and independent practice of the profession


  • For the applicant: none; prior to commencement of the activity, notification of the first performance of the service if there is no membership in a German chamber of engineers;
  • for the authority: three months after receipt of the application and complete presentation of the documents two months after receipt of the application and complete presentation of the documents if the accelerated procedure for skilled workers is carried out

Required documents

  • degree certificate

  • Evidence of the subsequent period of practice

  • Evidence of autonomous and independent professional practice

  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Certificate of good conduct or

    in the case of nationals of a Member State of the European Union or of a State party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area, evidence of legal establishment in such a State and (in the case of non-regulated professions) of the relevant professional practice for two years within the preceding ten years


  • Entry in the register of external consulting engineers: 70 Euro


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