Architects list to apply for registration of foreign corporation
Corporations which have neither their registered office nor establishment in Rhineland-Palatinate may use the professional title "architect", "interior architect", "landscape architect" or "urban planner" without registration in the company register, if they are allowed to hold this or a comparable professional title on the basis of a legal regulation of the country of their registered office or establishment (foreign professional associations). If they are not registered in a register of companies in Germany, they must first report to the Chamber of Architects of Rhineland-Palatinate if they wish to carry out the activities referred to in the Architects Act for the first time in Rhineland-Palatinate. The Chamber of Architects keeps them in the directory for foreign professional associations.
A certificate that you or the members of the share capital and the professionals authorised to be employed lawfully carry out the activity in question in the country of your registered office or establishment The social contract or the articles of association, which satisfies the corresponding conditions Proof of professional inertial insurance
The corresponding application forms can be downloaded from the Chamber of Architects of Rhineland-Palatinate, as well as the corresponding "Notes on application" and further information.
Corporations which have no registered office or establishment in Rhineland-Palatinate may use the protected professional titles, word links with them or similar names without registration in the register of companies if they are allowed to hold this or a comparable professional title on the basis of a legal provision of the country of their registered office or establishment (foreign professional associations).
- State Ordinance for the Implementation of the Architects Act (ArchKEintrV RP) Opens in new window
- Section 8 Architects' Act (ArchG) Opens in new window
- Section 10 (3) Of architects (ArchG) Opens in new window
- Statutes on the costs of the procedure for entry in the professional registers Opens in new window
The application will be submitted to the Registration Committee of the Chamber of Architects of Rhineland-Palatinate for a decision. The Registration Committee is a judicially independent body which checks whether the conditions for an entry are met.
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