Installation, repair, inspection, and testing of pressure equipment and gas vessels

1. 5. 2014 | Source: Point of Single Contact (PSC) Czech Republic

Activities associated with the installation, repair, retrofitting, inspection, and testing of specified gas equipment, stationary pressure vessels whose highest operating overpressure exceeds 0.07 MPa and which contain gasses, vapours, or caustic, poisonous and explosive liquids of any temperature, or any liquids with the temperature exceeding their boiling point with an overpressure of 0.07 MPa, gas metal pressure vessels for gas transport. Repair and inspection of fire extinguishers.

1) Notification of a vocational trade

The notification is submitted:

  1. at any trade licence office
  2. via public administration contact points (the so-called Czech POINT) – in Czech only
  3. electronically, via the information system provided by the Register of Trade Business

Form of submission

Notification may only be submitted using the so-called Single Registration Form.

Conditions for carrying on the trade + notification requisites and appendices

Further details/appendices relating to the notification

Documents evidencing professional competence (see conditions for carrying on the trade) should be attached to the notification. Besides these documents, no other facts need to be evidenced for this trade.

If the conditions for trade notification stipulated by the Trade Licensing Act have been met, the trade licence office shall make an entry in the Trade Register within 5 days of the delivery of the notification and shall issue a copy of the entry to the business person.

2) Verification of professional competence and issue of authorisation

In order to carry out the activity, an entrepreneur must obtain an authorisation from the Technical Inspection of the CR in accordance with Sec. 6a, Art. 1c) of the Act no 174/1968 Coll. for special technical equipment (www.iti.cz).

The application form for verification of the professional competence and issue of the authorisation is available on the website of the Technical Inspection of the CR www.iti.cz. The form contains all necessary information regarding the submission and subsequent verification of the professional competence.

Related information:

If you have any questions, you can contact Points of Single Contact (PSC) set up at 15 municipal trade licence offices in all regions. More information on PSCs.

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