28 March 2019

The Professional Qualifications Directive: Still No Compliance?

In the EU, the mobility of many professionals is governed by the Professional Qualifications Directive. The instrument was introduced in 2005 and adapted in 2013. Due to be implemented on 18 January 2016, the directive’s transposition apparently leaves much to be desired. On 7 March 2019 the Commission issued a large number of infringement proceedings against the Member States for having incorrectly transposed the directive.

Want to learn more about the Professional Qualifications Directive and the 2013 modernisation? Visit the ITEM Cross-border Portal.