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Architect (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Architect
    harmonised training required here:
    Architect training (Article 46 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Architect
    Translation(s):
    undefined
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:
    The Architects Act 1997
    Useful link:
    http://www.arb.org.uk/the-architects-act

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Architect listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    undefined
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Architects have a conceptual and integrative role in the design of buildings and places, working in cooperation with communities, clients and other professionals. The defining skill of the architect is design - the ability to conceive of, and elaborate on, physical artefacts that meet human needs and evoke aesthetic response.
    Translation(s):
    There are no specific activities reserved to this profession. (EN)
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