Procedure for Registration/Renewal of professionals

Under the Goa Land Development and Building Construction Regulations, 2010, every Architect/Engineer/Structural Engineer/Town Planner/Landscape Architect/Urban Designer shall be required to be registered with the Registering Authority under the provisions of the said regulations, so as to enable them to sign plans and documents related to the development permission/building permission.

  • Every Architect/Engineer/Structural Engineer/Town Planner/Landscape Architect/Urban Designer seeking registration, shall submit the application to the Chief Town Planner, Town & Country Planning Department, Government of Goa as per the format given at Appendix-A7 alongwith attested/self-attested photocopies of the educational qualification (s), proof of local address and on payment of prescribed fees.
  • In case of Architects, they shall submit photocopy of the registration with the Council of Architecture.
  • In case of registration as Structural Engineer, they shall submit experience certificate as regards to Structural Engineering practice with designing and field experience.

The registration granted may be renewed on making an application as per prescribed format in Appendix-A7 to the Chief Town Planner and paying the prescribed fees as published in the Official Gazette Series I No 32 dated 04-11-2010.


Sr. No. Name of Profession Processing fee (Rs.)

Registration/renewal fee for a period of five (5) years (Rs.)

Architect 1000/- 10000/-
Engineer 1000/- 10000/-
Structural Engineer 1000/- 10000/-
Town Planner 1000/- 10000/-
Landscape Architect 1000/- 10000/-
Urban Designer 1000/- 10000/-


(1) The Architects possessing valid registration with Council of Architecture be registered without payment of registration fee. However, processing fee shall be applicable to them.

(2) Engineers, Structural Engineers, Town Planners, Landscape Architects and Urban Designers having valid registration with their respective Institutions like Institution of Engineers (I.E.I.), Institute of Town Planners India (ITPI), Indian Society of Landscape Architects, equivalent Institute or Society, as the case may be, shall be registered at half the rate of the fee prescribed for registration.