Architects' list Registration of German applicants

The professional title "architect" or "architect", "interior architect" or "interior architect", "garden and landscape architect" or "garden and landscape architect", "urban planner" or "urban planner" may only be used by those who are entered under the corresponding designation in the list of architects of the Landes-Architektenkammer.

With examination of the certificate of competency: Certified copy of the university certificate and the university certificate (or an equivalent educational institution within the meaning of Section 4 BbgArchG) Proof of the standard study period for bachelor's and master's degrees Evidence of two years of professional practice in the applied field since graduation (employer certificates, project table, project descriptions incl. photos and plans in A4); Graduates of the field of architecture who have started their internship after 15.10.2018 must complete their professional internship under the supervision of a registered architect. Training certificates - each with a proof of the following topics: Public construction law Private building law Construction practice Cost-effectiveness of planning construction Management and communication Proof of employment contract in the case of employed or employed in the public sector Proof of adequate professional insinuator insurance in the case of a freelance or commercial activity in accordance with Section 10 of the ArchG Registration certificate of the main residence in the land of Brandenburg or proof of predominant employment in the Land of Brandenburg Copy deposit receipt Without examination of the certificate of competency: Proof of adequate professional insinuator insurance in the case of a freelance or commercial activity Registration certificate of the main residence in the Land of Brandenburg or proof of registered office/establishment in the Land of Brandenburg or proof of predominant employment in the Land of Brandenburg Copy deposit receipt


Applications can be submitted to the Chamber of Architects in writing at any time.

Preconditions
In accordance with Section 4 (1) of the BbgArchG, a person who is is able, as an architect, to perform the professional tasks in the respective field of expertise in accordance with Section 3 bbgArchG, and has its main residence in the Land of Brandenburg or has its place of business or predominant professional employment. has successfully completed a course of study corresponding to the respective subject area with a period of at least four years of regular study at a German university, university, university of applied sciences or equivalent school in accordance with the guidelines on training content laid down in the annex to this provision, has subsequently carried out at least two years of practical activity in the relevant field, and in the case of a freelance or commercial activity for third parties has professional liability insurance in accordance with Section 10 bbgArchG.

Hints
The entry in the list of architects takes place without examination of the certificates of competence, if a deletion from the list of architects is not more than two years ago and no reason for refusal exists.
Section 4 (1) of the Brandenburg Architects Act (BbgArchG)

Further information on the registration procedure can be found at the office of the Brandenburg Chamber of Architects.

Registration shall be made on request. The Chamber of Architects shall confirm receipt of the documents and certificates by the applicant within one month and, if necessary, inform him which documents and certificates are missing. The application shall be decided within three months of receipt of the full documents. The registration committee decides on the entry in the list of architects. The registration committee shall consist of the chairman or persons and the required number of members. The registration committee shall decide in the composition of the chairman or their representative and four owners, at least two of whom must be members of the specialised subject of the applicant.

Responsible for the content
Ministry of Infrastructure and Land Planning

Last update or date of publication
26.04.2019