How to apply for CPA Australia membership
Entry into the CPA Program begins with your membership assessment.
Your first step is to complete an online membership application, where you’ll tell us about your prior study.
Not quite ready to start your application? Find out more about how the CPA Program can support your future career by joining us at an info session.
What happens next?
Memberships and exemptions with professional bodies
CPA Australia has affiliations with a range of leading global professional bodies, meaning CPAs are internationally recognised. If you're a member or have undertaken studies with a recognised body, you may be eligible to apply for an equivalent CPA Australia membership or exemptions from the CPA Program.
Your working experience counts towards your progression to becoming a CPA
Become a student ambassador
Expand your network, get career guidance, boost your employability skills and stand out as a graduate
Career network events
A complimentary event connecting students and young professionals with industry experts and employers
Student and graduate network
Join the CPA Australia network to support your future career
Browse through our member's stories and find out the diverse ways that CPAs are working around the globe
The benefits of being a CPA
Becoming a CPA can take your career to the next level, opening up opportunities around the world