Romania - Country Commercial Guide
Licensing Requirements for Professional Services

Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.

Last published date: 2021-10-01

Necessary special permits or licenses to conduct business activities in Romania cover insurance, banking, transport, e-payment, accounting, recruiting of personnel, pharmaceutical activities, gambling, etc. Access to a regulated profession depends on whether:

  • settling and practicing a profession locally - a recognition of professional qualifications is needed.
  • providing services - a written preliminary declaration is needed.

Necessary special permits or licenses to conduct business activities in Romania cover insurance, banking, transport, e-payment, accounting, recruiting of personnel, pharmaceutical activities, gambling, etc. Access to a regulated profession depends on whether:

  • settling and practicing a profession locally - a recognition of professional qualifications is needed.
  • providing services - a written preliminary declaration is needed.

Licenses and permits are obtained from different sources (ministries or other official organizations). The  https://ec.europa.eu/growth/tools-databases/regprof/  offers a wide range of information for each profession that is regulated in the EU.