CPA Australia has affiliations with a range of leading accounting bodies all around the world, meaning CPAs are internationally recognised. This network ensures you enjoy access to a range of resources and benefits while working overseas. In most cases, you can also apply for a reciprocal membership, or exemptions from the CPA Program, via our Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRA).

Mutual recognition agreements: Pathway to becoming a CPA

Canada

Europe

Hong Kong 

India 

Singapore 

Sri Lanka

Memorandum of understanding

Malaysia

Memorandum of cooperation

Members of the following bodies can benefit from an exchange of training and continuing professional development programs.

  • Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Macau Society of Registered Accountants
  • National Accounting Council of Cambodia
  • Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors
  • Vietnam Association of Accountants and Auditors
  • Vietnam Association of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors

Recognised professional bodies

Sri Lanka