Personal certification - Structural engineer

Dancert offers accredited personal certification of structural engineers as per the Danish Executive Order on Certification Scheme for Documentation of Technical Conditions in the Danish Building Regulations (BEK 776).


You can find out more about the certification scheme here: Personal Certification of Structural Engineers

You can find out more about the certification of structural engineers at:

Bekendtgørelse om certificeringsordning for dokumentation af tekniske forhold i bygningsreglementet (BEK no. 776)
(Danish Executive Order on Certification Scheme for Documentation of Technical Conditions in the Danish Building Regulations)

Vejledning om certificering af statikere og brandrådgivere
(Guidelines on Certification of Structural Engineers and Fire Safety Consultants)

An application form can be obtained here: Application form - structural engineers

Please send the form to: info@dancert.dk

 

The costs for certification in 2021 are:

New certification:

For certification of structure class 2: Certification fee of DKK 30,000.

The assessment of a construction project is invoiced based on time spent, where a fee for the assessment in the range of DKK 20,000-30,000 can be expected.

For the certification of structure classes 3 and 4 and third party inspections: Certification fee of DKK 45,000.

The assessment of a construction project is invoiced based on time spent, where a fee for the assessment in the range of DKK 60,000-100,000 can be expected.

Recognized structural engineer: For certification of construction classes 3 and 4 and for third party inspections: Certification fee of DKK 15,000.

The assessment of the work of a structural engineer is invoiced based on time spent, where a fee for the assessment in the range of DKK 20,000-35,000 can be expected.

Prices are exclusive of VAT.

The certification fee covers the processing of the application, the assessment of qualifications and the verification of assessments. The fee is charged irrespective of whether or not a certificate can be issued.

Annual follow-up:

Fee for the registration of the work of an individual certified structural engineer: DKK 5,000.

In addition, there is an annual follow-up of the certified structural engineer’s work. The rules in this respect have not been definitively given, but are expected to amount to an order of magnitude of DKK 20-30,000. A project is selected, for which a commissioning permit has been obtained for the assessment of the work as a certified structural engineer. However, reservations must be made for this fee.

Prices are exclusive of VAT.

A description of the process for handling appeals and complaints regarding personal certificates can be found here:

Process for Handling Appeals and Complaints