News – New regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:
No new regulation found.
Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report – delivered Dec 31, 2012
Masseur and masseur-kinésithérapeute are recognized as regulated health personnel in
The practice of these professions is subject to a prior authorization to practiseby the Minister of Health (201). Masseur-kinésithérapeute and masseur is regulated since 1969 within certain paramedic professions (202)(see physiotherapy).
“Spa-therapists” or “Masseur-Aestheticians” are not regulated health care professions in
Luxembourg. However, since every kind of massage falls under the sphere of competence of the masseur or masseur-kinésithérapeute, even spa- or wellness massages can only be
carried out by authorized masseurs (200).
Massage is registered in the European regulated professions database as follows:
Masseur/Massage therapist/Spa therapist/Masseur-Aesthetician is a directly related
regulated profession with title “Masseur (infimier)” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC, ID 2114. General system of recognition- primary application. Qualification level: DSE -Diploma (post-secondary education), including Annex II (ex 92/51, Annex C, D) , Art. 11 c (7).