List of voluntary members registration
If you have a domicile or professional establishment in Lower Saxony, or if you have a full or partial, but not only temporary or occasional, profession in Lower Saxony and are entitled to hold the professional title "engineer" or "engineer", you can register in the list of voluntary members and become a member of the Lower Saxony Chamber of Engineers. 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.
Proof of university degree, Persons with a foreign university degree also: Approval to carry the professional title "Engineer" or "Engineer" in accordance with Sections 7 to 9 NIngG Explanation/proof reliability? Certificate non-prohibition, no criminal record or Proof of entitlement to hold the professional title "engineer" or "engineer" under the law of another federal state
Applications can be submitted at any time in writing or online to the Ingenieurlkmmer Niedersachsen. Forms to download ( Membership applications ) Online procedure: Link to the online application Personal appearance not required
Registration is possible under the following conditions (overview): Residence, professional establishment or professional activity (in whole or in part, but not only temporarily or occasionally) in Lower Saxony Authorization to hold the professional title "Engineer" or "Engineer" in accordance with Section 6 NIngG The authorization to use the professional title "engineer" or "engineer" is, if necessary, carried out in separate procedures by the Lower Saxony Chamber of Engineers reliability required for the profession
Volunteer members can become members of the care plant of the Lower Saxony Chamber of Engineers, unless the applicant's 45th year of age has already been exceeded.
Section 25 NIngG Membership, list of voluntary members (1) Members of the Chamber of Engineers are the compulsory members and the voluntary members. (3) 1 The persons entered in the list of voluntary members shall be members of the Chamber of Engineers as voluntary members. 2 The list of voluntary members shall be entered on request by the person who is entitled to hold the professional title "engineer" or "engineer" in accordance with Paragraph 6. 3 Entry in the list of voluntary members must be refused if there are facts showing that the applicant does not have the necessary reliability for the profession. 4 Sections 5 and 9 (1), 2 and 4 and Section 10 (3) shall apply accordingly to the registration procedure.
An application for inclusion in the list of voluntary members must be submitted in writing or online using the form available. The evidence referred to in 'required documents' shall be attached to the application.