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What is a regulated profession?

A profession is said to be regulated when access and exercise is subject to the possession of a specific professional qualification.

Regulated professions in this database

This database contains lists of regulated professions in the EU member states, EEA countries and Switzerland covered by the Directive 2005/36/EC.

Regulated professions are grouped together under generic headings called "generic professions". This is to help find regulated professions which are listed in the language of the country in which they are regulated.

The profession's generic heading cover professions regulated in different Member States, which may cover different activities.

Further information on regulated professions

Qualified professionals wishing to obtain recognition for establishment or wanting to provide services on a temporary and occasional basis within the EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland should seek advice from the relevant Contact Point in the future host country (EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland).

The contact points are responsible for providing general information on recognition of professional qualifications provided for in Directive 2005/36/EC as well as on competent authorities and national legislation governing the professions.

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Name of regulated profession Country Region Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC Qualification level
Agente de la propiedad industrial Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Agente y comisionista de aduanas Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Arquitecto técnico Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Auditor de cuentas Spain All regions General system of recognition - secondary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Biólogo Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Dietista-Nutricionista Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Economista Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enfermero especialista en Enfermería Familiar y Comunitaria Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enfermero especialista en geriatría Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enfermero especialista en pediatría Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enfermero especialista en salud mental Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enfermería del Trabajo Spain All regions Specialist Nurse Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Enólogo Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Fisioterapeuta Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Físico Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Gestor administrativo Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Geólogo Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Graduado social Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero Técnico Agrícola en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero Técnico Forestal en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero Técnico de Telecomunicación en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero de armas navales Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico aeronáutico en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico de minas en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico de obras públicas en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico en topografía Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico industrial en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Ingeniero técnico naval en la correspondiente especialidad Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Logopeda Spain Comunidad Autónoma de Andalucía General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Maestro de Educación Infantil Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Maestro de Educación Primaria Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Oficial de máquinas de primera clase de la marina mercante Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Oficial de máquinas de segunda clase de la marina mercante Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Oficial radioelectrónico de primera clase de la marina mercante Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Oficial radioelectrónico de segunda clase de la marina mercante Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Podólogo Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Práctico de puertos Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Químico Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Radiofísico Hospitalario Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Terapeuta ocupacional Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Titulado mercantil Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Trabajador Social Spain Comunidad Autónoma de Castilla-La Mancha General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Traductores/as-Intérpretes Jurados/as Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
Óptico- Optometrista Spain All regions General system of recognition - primary application Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years)
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.