Professional Qualifications Recognition

Where can I get a copy of the Directive 2005/36/EC?

Further information and a copy of the Directive.

In which countries does Directive 2005/36/EC apply?

The Directive applies across the 27 EU Member States and the European Economic Area (EEA) Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

What are Regulated Professions?

A regulated profession is one where access to, or practise of, a profession is restricted by national law to those holding specific qualifications.  Each Member State determines its own national system of education and training, leading to its own particular professional qualifications.

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