The directory provided herein is offered to help ascertain the status (present or past) of a person in relation to the Ordre des géologues du Québec. The directory is accurate to the extent possible on the date of consultation and is constantly being updated. Any person may contact the office of the Ordre to obtain confirmation of a person’s registration.
The information provided concerns the name, status, specialty and professional domicile of the person.
The information in the directory is provided solely for the purpose specified and may not be compiled or reproduced in a printed, an electronic or another document without the written authorization of the Ordre des géologues du Québec.
How to use the directory
This tool enables users to search on the basis of the last name (surname or family name) of the person. Additional information such as the first name can be entered to refine the search. Note that the spelling of the name must be accurate or no result will be found. If your query returns no result after you have verified that you have spelled the name correctly, you can presume that the person is not a member, you may also verify by contacting this office.
Details on information provided
The Ordre has three categories of members: geologists, geologists-in-training, and inactive geologists.
Geologists entered on the Roll are the only persons authorized to use the title of “geologist” and to practise professional activities exclusive to geologists, as defined by article 6 of the Geologists Act.
Geologists-in-training are entitled to practise professional activities exclusive to geologists under supervision of a geologist. They must identify themselves as “geologists-in-training” and sign as such.
Inactive geologists are members who are not practising. This category includes geologists who are retired, and other geologist currently not practicing either unemployed, on parental leave or on study leave. In order to be authorized to practise the profession in Québec, these individuals must ask to be entered on the Roll of the OGQ as a “geologist.”
Information on ex-members concerns their status at the time of departure and reason for removal from the Roll. Information on domicile is valid for the date of removal.
Information on Special authorizations includes names of holder, dates of the authorization and name of client.