TURKEY

ARCHITECTURAL PROFESSION AROUND THE WORLD


REGULATION

Is practice regulated by law?yes

Inscription in registeryes

Compulsory inscription in registeryes

Regulatory bodyMIMARLAR ODASI (Chamber of Architects of

 Turkey-CAT)

Type of bodyprofessional

Law/s regulating professionLaw No. 6235 on "Union of Chambers of

 Engineers and Architects of Turkey"; Law

 No. 3458 on "Architectural and

 Engineering Professions"; Status and

 Regulations of the Union of Engineers and

 Architects of Turkey; Status and Regulations

 of the Chamber of Architects of Turkey.

Does the law protect the function of the architect?yes

PROFESSIONAL TITLE

Professional titlemimar (architect)

Bodies that grants itMIMARLAR ODASI (Chamber of Architects of

 Turkey)

Is the professional title protected by law?yes

Additional notes

MECHANISM

Does it exists?yes

CODE OF ETHICS

Does it exists?yes

Constituting bodyMIMARLAR ODASI SUREKLI MESLEKI GELISIM MERKEZI

 (Chamber of Architects of Turkey - CPD Centre)

Type of body professional

What obligations does it establish? obligations to general obligations

 obligations to the public

 obligations to the client

 obligations to the profession

 obligations to colleagues

COPYRIGHT

Is there a law or regulation protecting intellectual property in your country?yes

Is there a law or regulation protecting copyright in your country?yes

BODIES

Name of the body:MIMARLAR ODASI

Functions / objectives / services / activities:Registering body; Constituting body for code

 of ethics.

Is membership compulsory?yes