"Engineer" means a person who possesses a bachelor's degree or equivalent from an institution recognized by the All India Council of Technical Education or any University or any institution recognized under a law or is registered as an engineer under any law for the time being in force.

Engineers are important under the provisions of this Act as there is mandatory disclosure of name of the Project Engineer. Promoter has to disclose and specify the name of the engineer associated with the project.

Amount from the separate account can be withdrawn by the promoter only after it is certified by an engineer, along with a certificate from an architect and a chartered accountant in practice that the withdrawal is in proportion to the percentage of completion of the project.

For minor alterations and changes in the project, Certificate Of Engineer is required.