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     Reserves of activities and protected title

This colour designates the countries where there are both reserved activities and protected title for the selected profession.

      Reserves of activities

This colour designates the countries where, for the selected profession, certain activities are reserved to the holders of a specific professional qualification. This may include instances where there are shared reserved activities with other regulated professions.

      Protected title (without reserves of activities)

This colour designates the countries where, for the selected profession, only the title is protected.

     Multiple types of regulations

This colour designates the countries where several regulated professions are grouped under the selected profession, each one having a different type of regulation (for example in cases where for some regulated professions under a given generic profession there are reserves of activities, while for others only the title is protected).

      Other

This colour designates the countries where another type of regulation than the ones outlined above applies for the selected profession.

     No information submitted

This colour indicates that no information on the form of regulation implemented has been provided by the country regulating the selected profession.

      Profession not regulated

This colour designates the countries where the profession selected is not regulated.

The database contains information on regulated professions, statistics on migrating professionals,contact points and competent authorities, as provided by EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland.
Each country is responsible for updating information, on its regulated professions, competent authorities and statistics.
The Commission cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information. However, if errors are brought to its attention, the Commission undertakes to correct them, if deemed appropriate.