Mandatory Permit To Practice Information
Engineers Yukon is an organization constituted by Territorial Statute for the regulation of the practice of engineering. As steward of the Engineering Professions Act, it is the Association’s responsibility to register only qualified persons and to control the quality of the professional services that they provide.
The Engineering Professions Act also requires that the partnerships, corporations and other such entities, which practice engineering, have a Permit to Practice. The requirements concerning Permit to Practice are described in Articles 14 through 24 and in Regulation 14 through 19 (PDF).
Who Requires A Permit To Practice?
If you are practicing engineering you require a Permit to Practice. This includes partnerships, corporations and other such entities, which practice the profession of engineering. The Engineering Professions Act does not differentiate between size of an organization or whether the organization is practicing for internal or external reasons.
How to Register
Complete the application form and remit with payment of the application fee. In completing the form it is the responsibility of the applicant‟s Chief Operating Officer (or equivalent) or designate to ensure that the members selected to be responsible for the professional practices are qualified and have organizational authority to direct and control the overall quality of services being provided.
Applications are processed and presented to the Board of Examiners who review and recommend applications for approval to the Engineers Yukon Council. Approval is normally granted within 30 days of receipt of the completed application.
Application Form (PDF)
Once approved, applicants must pay the Annual Permit To Practice dues, the stamp fee(s) and complete the Stamp Order Form.
Stamp Order Form (PDF)
Fees (to be paid upon approval)
Permit to Practice Annual Fee: $278.25
Permit To Practice Stamp: $45.00
All fees include GST
Engineers Yukon accepts Visa and Mastercard Credit Card payments. To pay by credit card, please fill in the applicable credit card authorization form. This form can be either be scanned and emailed with a cover letter marked confidential, or mailed to the Engineers Yukon office.
Permit Holders in good standing will be published on the Permit Holders List web page of Engineers Yukon’s website.
If you have any questions regarding the application process please contact us by telephone at 1.867.667.6727 or by email. Our office is staffed part-time each day of the work week and staff will respond to your inquiries as soon as possible.