Welcome to the Board of Engineering of Trinidad and Tobago (BOETT)

The Board of Engineering of Trinidad and Tobago (BOETT) is the licensing authority for engineers in Trinidad &Tobago. It regulates the practice of engineering by registering engineers who meet the recognized academic and professional standards and a legislated Code of Ethics. The Code of Ethics is included as a Schedule in the Engineering Profession Act, No. 34 of 1985.

What we do

ASSESS THE QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE OF PERSONS APPLYING FOR REGISTRATION AS REGISTERED ENGINEERS IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

MAINTAIN A REGISTER OF ENGINEERS WHO ARE LICENSED TO PRACTICE ENGINEERING IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

EXERCISE DISCIPLINARY CONTROL OVER REGISTERED ENGINEERS AND GENERALLY REGULATE THE PRACTICE OF ENGINEERING IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ENGINEERING PROFESSION ACT OF THE LAWS OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO.

Registered Engineers

There are over 1000 engineers registered in 21 disciplines in Trinidad and Tobago. They are listed on this website and published annually in the T&T Gazette.

 

 

 

Latest News, Articles and Events

Passing of its Chairman, Prof. Emeritus, Engineer Winston A. Mellowes

It is with immense sadness, that the Board of Engineering of Trinidad & Tobago announces thepassing of its Chairman, Prof. Emeritus, Engineer Winston A. Mellowes on Wednesday 27thDecember, 2023. Professor Emeritus, Engineer Mellowes was the longest serving Member...

Engineering Profession Act 34 of 1985

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THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AND BENEFITS

General In general, the Board of Engineering ensures that the qualifications of a registered engineer conform to accreditation standards that are acceptable to such internationally recognized authorities as the Engineering Council of the United Kingdom and/or the...

How to established yourself among the best in your profession

BOETT Registration helps engineers establish themselves as the best industry professionals and leaders possible. BOETT Registration is the only legislatively established professional certification for engineers practicing in Trinidad and Tobago. Registration confirms...

Registered Engineers LinkedIn Profile Status Update

Engineers who are Registered with the Board of Engineering of Trinidad and Tobago are encouraged to update their LinkedIn Profile to announce their Registration status; e.g. “Registered Engineer, Board of Engineering of Trinidad and Tobago – June 2022, R. Eng. #...

Complementary BOETT Lapel Pins and Lanyards

Registered Engineers with the Board of Engineering of Trinidad and Tobago are advised that complementary BOETT Lapel Pins and Lanyards are available for collection at the Board’s Office. New Registrants  are availed of both a BOETT Lapel Pin and a BOETT Lanyard....

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CATEGORIES OF REGISTRATION WITH THE BOETT

There are currently twenty-one (21) Categories of Registration with the Board or Engineering.

CODE DISCIPLINE CODE DISCIPLINE CODE DISCIPLINE
01 AERONAUTICAL 08 GEOLOGICAL 15 PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS
02 AGRICULTURAL 09 INDUSTRIAL 16 PROJECT MANAGEMENT
03 CHEMICAL 10 MARINE 17 REFRIGERATION & AIR CONDITIONING
04 CIVIL 11 MECHANICAL 18 SANITARY
05 COMMUNICATIONS 12 METALLURGICAL 19 STRUCTURAL
06 ELECTRICAL 13 MINING 20 SPECIALIST ENGINEERING
07 ELECTRONIC 14 NUCLEAR 21 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

Each Registrant is assigned a unique registration number comprised of five to six digits. The first two digits identify the Category of Registration while the other three or four digits constitute a chronological number assigned to the registrant at the time of Registration.

For example, the number 04-0110, indicates that the Engineer is registered in the category of Civil Engineering and his chronological number at the time of registration is 110.  Currently there are just over 1000 active registrants and the current chronological number of registrants after 37 years of registration is just about 1700.

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