Designated representative

A corporation or a partnership may appoint a designated representative to the Commission de la construction du Québec (CCQ) by fulfilling the following conditions:

The mechanisms for obtaining a competency certificate for a designated representative are different than for an employee.

When it appoints a designated representative, a company is not obliged to declare the hours worked by this representative in the monthly report, as long as it declares hours for one or more employees. The designated representative also enables a corporation or partnership holding a specialized contractor licence to act as an independent contractor.