CPEng, (Chartered Professional Engineer)CPEng, is a Government-backed mark of quality indicating the individual engineer has proven their current competence to practice as a professional engineer within New Zealand.


These engineers are required to maintain their current competence. They are likely to belong to one, or more professional bodies. A CPEng will be in regular communication with their profession - both locally and overseas, engaged in a process of ongoing professional development and contributing to the development and sharing of new engineering knowledge for the benefit of all.


Not all practising engineers are registered as CPEng.