Bureau Architectenregister protects the architects' title, clarifies the value, encourages cooperation between parties in the professional field and creates good conditions for all (future) registered for successfully completing the professional traineeship and for lifelong learning.
07 January 2019
The Architects Registration Bureau has a new board. The board is responsible for carrying out all the duties assigned to the Architects Registration Bureau. The board consists of Roel Steenbeek (chairman), Maartje Luisman and Evelien van Veen.
27 March 2019 | Utrecht (ntb)
02 April 2019 | Rijswijk
04 April 2019 | Utrecht
Anyone who has earned a degree after 31 December 2014 from an accredited educational institute must first gain professional experience before being entitled to be registered in the Architects' Register and is allowed to use the protected title of architect, urban planner, garden and landscape architect, or interior architect.
Anyone who believes that an individual or an architectural firm has unlawfully used a title that is protected by the Dutch Architects’ Title Act may report this to the Architects Registration Bureau. Offenders will then be urged to stop using the title.
If the unlawful use of the title continues, legal proceedings may be instituted. The court may impose a penalty sum to enforce discontinuation of the unlawful use of title.
Each registered architect is at liberty to urge offenders to stop using the title or to bring the case before court. The Architects Registration Bureau may provide advice in this respec.