Author: Nidhi Gupta

A technologist has been prosecuted for carrying out professional engineering services while unregistered. Queensland’s Professional Engineers Act 2002 (PE Act) requires that any person providing a professional engineering service in Queensland or for Queensland is registered as, or directly supervised by, a registered professional engineer of...

A recent Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) decision resulted in a registered professional engineer (RPEQ) being reprimanded and penalised for unsatisfactory professional conduct. The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland (BPEQ) began disciplinary proceedings in QCAT after investigating a complaint about the RPEQ received from...

Associate Professor Nagaratnam Sivakugan and Suzy Cairney have been announced as the new members on the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland (BPEQ), while Dawson Wilkie has been reappointed Chairperson and regional representative. Dr Sivakugan replaces Professor Simon Biggs as academic representative and Ms Cairney joins...

This Policy provides the framework for investigations by the Board, or by Board authorised investigators, into the conduct of registered professional engineers of Queensland (RPEQs) (section 41) and into suspected offences against the Professional Engineers Act 2002 (Qld) (Act) (section 42)....