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Restauratorius (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Conservator (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:

    Order of the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania of 14 October 2008 No. ĮV-485 „Approval of the Procedure of the Recognition of Professional Qualification of Conservator Willing to Pursue Conservator’s Profession or Providing Conservator’s Services Temporarily or Once in a While in the Republic of Lithuania”. Lietuvos Respublikos kultūros ministro 2008 m. spalio 14 d. įsakymas Nr. ĮV-485 “Dėl Restauratoriaus profesinės kvalifikacijos pripažinimo norint dirbti pagal restauratoriaus profesiją ar laikinai ir kartais teikti restauratoriaus paslaugas Lietuvos Respublikoje tvarkos aprašo patvirtinimo”

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    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Restauratorius – asmuo, Lietuvos Respublikoje arba užsienio šalyje įgijęs restauratoriaus profesinę kvalifikaciją, turintis Lietuvos Respublikos kultūros ministro suteiktą arba teisės aktų nustatyta tvarka pripažintą restauratoriaus kvalifikaciją. Restauratorius įvertina kultūros vertybių būklę, autentiškumą, istorinę, meninę, mokslinę reikšmę, atlieka būtinus kultūros vertybių technologinius, biologinius, fizikinius ir cheminius tyrimus, nustato kultūros vertybių medžiagas, atlikimo techniką ir būklę, įvertina kultūros vertybių saugojimo ir eksponavimo aplinką, konservuoja ir restauruoja kultūros vertybes naudojantis naujausiais konservavimo mokslo pasiekimais bei taikant tinkamiausius metodus ir medžiagas, vykdo prevencinį konservavimą bei rengia konservavimo programą, rengia kultūros vertybių priežiūros planą, rengia kultūros vertybių būklės aprašus ir iliustracinę medžiagą bei kitą konservavimo – restauravimo dokumentaciją.


    Conservator – person, who had obtained professional qualification of the conservator in the Lithuanian Republic or other foreign country and has been certified by the Minister of Culture or according other law procedures as qualified conservator. Conservator evaluates state of the cultural value, its authenticity, historical, artistic and scientific significance, carries out necessary technological, biological, physical and chemical researches of the cultural value, identifies materials, techniques and status of the cultural value, evaluates the environment of the cultural value, preserves and conserves cultural value referring on the achievements of preservation science applying appropriate methods and materials, implements preventive conservation of cultural value and prepares conservation programmes, surveillance plans of the cultural value, prepares cultural values condition descriptions or other preservation – conservation documentation.

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