The following fees are applicable to Hong Kong and Macau. 


The fees below apply to new and existing members and are subject to change.

New memberships Fee (HKD)
Application fee (2020)
Application Review fee
First year membership: Associate (full year) $1700
First year membership: CPA or FCPA (full year) $3750
First year membership: Associate (half year)  $850
First year membership: CPA or FCPA (half year)  $1875

The fees listed are subject to change.

Membership renewal Fee 2020 (HKD)
Associate $1700      
Associate (on full rate) $3750
CPA or FCPA $3750
Retired $750
Reduced $1875
Late fee: Applied to payments received after 15 January (not applicable on retired or reduced membership)  $260


Publication Fee (HKD)
Australian Accounting Review (print and online) $680
Australian Accounting Review (online only)  $530

CPA Program

  Fee 2020 (HKD)
Subject enrolment (early bird)  $6580
Subject enrolment
Standard exam deferral  $1910      
*Late exam deferral  $2610
Subject material re-order

*In response to COVID-19, a late exam deferral fee will not apply for Semester 1 2020.

Digital copies of most study guides can be accessed free of charge via My Online Learning

Note: Singapore Taxation does not have a digital study guide, therefore unable to be accessed via My Online Learning.

Foundation exams

  Fee 2020
Exam enrolment HKD $2000
Extension fee (per month to a maximum of six months) HKD $430
Change exam appointment between 24 to 72 hours before scheduled exam AUD $40
No refund for enrolment cancellation  

Note: All fees are paid to CPA Australia, except for a change to exam appointment 24 to 72 hours before scheduled exam appointment, in which case a fee is payable directly to Pearson VUE in Australian dollars.

Public Practice Program E-learning

  Fee 2020 (HKD)
E-learning enrolment

Migration assessment

Australian skills assessment – for applicants migrating to Australia

  Fee (AUD)
New assessment $490
Additional ANZSCO code
Appeal $155
Withdraw application $73

New Zealand skills assessment – for applicants migrating to New Zealand

  Fee (NZD)
New assessment $320
Appeal $175
Withdraw application $85