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About Us

GCEA is the Ghana Consulting Engineers Association. It was incorporated on 21st February 1973, GCEA is charged with promoting and implementing the consulting engineering industries in Ghana on behalf of its Member firms and to disseminate information and resources of interest to its members.



The objects and purpose of the Association are to promote, consulting engineering practice in Ghana and act in the professional interest of its members by creating an enabling environment for the practice and delivery of quality and sustainable products and services to clients and the nation at large; and to assist its members to achieve high professional, business and economic standards. For this purpose the objects shall include:

  1. Formulating policies and guidelines upon which the practice of professional engineering services shall be performed.
  2. Participating in national and international affairs which affect the profession.
  3. Enhancing the collective reputation and economic viability of the members of the Association.
  4. Promoting the professional interest, rights, powers, privileges and economic welfare of consulting engineers.
  5. Providing Government, public bodies and private organisations with facilities for conferring with and ascertaining collective views of consulting engineers.
  6. Improving the quality of life for all by the promotion of superior engineering knowledge and skills and their application to projects with professionalism, integrity, independence of judgment and sympathetic consideration of the environment.
  7. Promoting education and training in engineering and its professional practice
  8. Cooperating with relevant associations representing manufacturers, contractors and other persons engaged in engineering services on matters of common interest.  



Membership of the Association shall be open to firms and individuals primarily engaged in engineering consultancy and related activities whose head office or branch office is in Ghana and who subscribe to the objects of the Association.



GCEA is recognised by the Ghana Institution of Engineers as a formal Association of Consulting Engineers in Ghana and a key partner to the growth of the engineering profession. It is a Member Association of the Group of African Member Association (GAMA) of International Federation of Consulting Engineering Associations (FIDIC).