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Responsible designer for spatial planning – A licence

A responsible designer for spatial planning with the A licence may be an individual who may independently prepare individual constituents:

  • landscape and urban architecture designs,
  • municipal spatial plans,
  • municipal detailed spatial plans,
  • regional spatial plans and
  • national spatial plans.

A responsible designer for spatial planning may be an individual who meets the given conditions and is entered in the ZAPS register. On the date of the entry in the register, the responsible designer of spatial planning becomes an obligatory member of the Chamber.

In the pursuit of the profession, a responsible designer of spatial planning uses a unified stamp and identity number, and declaration for which type of services he/she is authorised.

Conditions

  • Persons who meet the prescribed requirements for a certified architect, a certified landscape architect and a certified spatial planner, or pursuant to a decision on the recognition of a professional qualifications, are entered in the register of certified architects at the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS).

    After having passed the professional examination for entry in the register of certified architects at the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS), the candidate shall submit an application on the prescribed form, which shall normally be processed by the registration commission once a month, and if necessary, more frequently.

    When the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS) establishes that the candidate meets the requirements for entry in the register, it carries out the entry and issues a certificate.

    Not later than 15 days from the entry in the register, the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS) delivers to the certified designer the standard stamp bearing an identification number and an indication of the type of services for which they are certified.   The identification number is permanently linked to the stamp and must be used by the certified designer when providing services.

    Exception: SUSPENSION OF PROFESSIONAL TITLE

    If a person entered in the register of certified architects, certified landscape architects and certified spatial planners at the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS) temporarily refuses to provide services that fall within the description of their professional tasks, the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS) shall issue a decision on the suspension at the their request.

    Details

  • As of the date of entry in the register, the responsible project designer mandatorily becomes a member of the Chamber of Architecture and Spatial Planning of Slovenia (ZAPS).

    Members of the Chamber are obliged to pay an annual membership fee upon their acquisition of membership. The obligation to pay the membership fee and other contributions arises on the first day of the month following the acquisition of membership.

Recognition of qualifications acquired abroad

There are following systems for the recognition of professional qualifications acquired in the EU:

Cross-border provisions of profession

Performance of the profession in Slovenia is possible on cross-border/temporary basis. You may start performing it after acquisition of a specific permit from Competent authority.
Last modified:
24. 9. 2021