Citizens members of the EU and European Economic Market may develop activities as private detectives on the Romanian territory, in compliance with Law 329/2003, on the basis of a special empowerment issued by the company whose representative is. Citizens members of the EU and European Economic Market make the proof of their quality with a certificate issued by the state of origin or the state from which the person comes.

Citizens members of the EU and European Economic Market may develop activities as a private detective in the following situations:

  •   As a recognition by the  Romanian General Police Inspectorate of the private detective certificate or a similar act issued in one of the EU or European Economic Market states, in compliance with Law 200/2004 regarding the recognition of the diplomas and professional degrees by the Romanian authorities or
  •    Passing an examination for getting the private detective certificate in compliance with art. 7 of  Law 329/2003.

Citizens members of the EU and European Economic Market can make the proof of meeting the condition foreseen by art article 5, paragraph (1), letter c) of Law 329/2003 with equivalent documents as those mentioned by article 6, paragraph (1), letter e) of Law 329/2003 issued by the competent authorities of the states mentioned above.

The documents that certify the necessary professional experience as a private detective, in compliance with article 2, paragraph (3) and article 5, letter b) of Law 329/2003, issued in a state member of the EU or European Economic Market are recognized by the Romanian General Police Inspectorate, according to the provisions of Law 200/2004.

The university or college degree issued by foreign authorities, mentioned by article 2, paragraph (3) and article 5, letter b) of Law 329/2003 are recognized by the Ministry of Education and Research.

            The recognition procedure is foreseen by the Minister’s of Interior Order no. 620/2005.