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Accounting Professional and Ethical Standards (APES)

CPA Australia members have a responsibility to act in the public interest and comply with the fundamental principles of integrity, objectivity, professional competence and due care, confidentiality and professional behaviour in all their dealings.

The APES 300 series applies to members in public practice.

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Professional development

As a public practice certificate holder you have an obligation to participate in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of your CPA Australia membership.

Find out more about CPD