Welcome to the Certificate of Experience Website

Welcome to the UK NCP portal for on-line applications for a Certificate of Experience.

The Certificate of Experience supports EU citizens with UK work experience to practice their trade in Europe. For full details about the content and use of the Certificate of Experience, please click on the following link:



The Certificate of Experience service is run by the UK National Contact Point for Professional Qualifications (UK NCP) in association with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). UK NCP is the designated contact point under Directive 2005/36/EC on professional qualifications. As the National Contact Point, managed by ECCTIS Ltd on behalf of the UK Government, we provide information and guidance pertaining to professional recognition in the EU.

To check whether you are eligible and to apply for a Certificate of Experience please click on the following link:


Please contact the Certificate of Experience Team on the below listed contact details if you have any further queries.

Certificate of Experience
ECCTIS Ltd
Oriel House
Oriel Road
Cheltenham
Glos GL50 1XP
Tel: +44 (0)1242 258 608
Email: info@certex.org.uk