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Why Choose CPA Ireland?

CPA Ireland provides both members and students with the qualifications and support required to progress in their accountancy careers.

CPA Ireland - Response to Ukraine Crisis

CPA Ireland has introduced a range of measures in support of Ukrainian refugees seeking to live and work in Ireland

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A suite of valuable resources on accounting topics to aid members and students.

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CPD Courses

CPD Courses

CPA Ireland runs over 120 courses a year with a mixture of both online and classroom courses.

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CPAs advise over 100,000 Business in Ireland

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CPA Qualification

The CPA Qualification consist of 3 exam stages & 3 years training

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International Agreements

Members of CPA Ireland can become members of other accountancy bodies such as AICPA, CPA Australia, ICA India, and more.

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Members in Practice

Members in Practice

For supports on managing your practice and information on becoming a CPA Ireland Practice.

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Members in Industry

Members in Industry

CPA Ireland provides a range of supports for members working in Industry.

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To this day if I am approached with a query I often find myself saying "I haven't come across it in my role but I remember learning it when I was doing my exams". My qualification benefits me everyday.

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19 Jun

CPA Ireland and Specialisterne Ireland Partnership

24 May

CPA Ireland wins Innovation of the Year Award

17 May

AGM 2024 and Amalgamation Update

14 May

Student Enterprise Programme Finance Award

13 May

Global Achievement in Accountancy Award

26 Apr

CPA Ireland and CA SRI Lanka MRA renewal

24 Apr

Annual General Meeting

24 Apr

Scheme of Arrangement Meeting

26 Mar

CPA Ireland signed an extension to the current Mutual Recognition Agreement with CPA Australia

25 Mar

2024 National Accounting Competition Winners

19 Mar

MyWorkpapers and CPA Ireland join forces to deliver innovation to accountancy practices across Ireland

29 Feb

CPA Ireland Sponsorship Award with Munster Technological University Kerry

21 Feb

CPA Ireland and Chartered Accountants Ireland members approve amalgamation proposal.

16 Feb

CPA Ireland Sponsorship Award with South East Technological University Carlow

01 Feb

CPA Ireland’s Inclusion in Ireland’s Women in Finance Charter

26 Jan

Notice of CPA Ireland Extraordinary General Meeting

22 Jan

2024 National Accounting Competition

11 Jan

Professional Accountancy Body CEO of the Year

02 Jan

Nominations for Council 2024

31 Dec

Year in Review 2023

22 Dec

ICMA Pakistan MRA

14 Dec

CPA Ireland Sponsor Awards in South East Technological University

11 Dec

CPA Ireland Conferring Ceremony 2023

05 Dec

CPA Ireland Sponsor Awards in Technological University Dublin

29 Nov

Student Enterprise Programme Sponsorship

22 Nov

CPA Ireland Sponsor Award in Munster Technological University Cork

20 Nov

Introducing CPA Ireland's TikTok Channel

16 Nov

CPA Ireland and the South African Institute of Professional Accountants sign a Mutual Recognition Agreement

25 Oct

Appeal Tribunal

20 Oct

CPA Ireland Sponsorship Award with Munster Technological University (MTU) - Kerry

09 Oct

CPA Ireland Metaverse Launch

15 Sep

New opportunities for our profession

11 Sep

CCU Higher Education Scholarship

22 Aug

World Cleanup Day

14 Aug

Decline in the Number of Auditors to Hit SMEs With Higher Costs

15 Jun

CPA Ireland and Capital Credit Union launch new Student Finance Scheme

19 May

2023 National Accounting Competition Winners

27 Apr

Mark Gargan, CPA, appointed as the 50th President of CPA Ireland

06 Apr

CPA Ireland Annual Report 2022

05 Apr

Notice of Annual General Meeting

23 Mar

Appeal Tribunal

01 Mar

Appeal Tribunal

14 Feb

CPA Ireland Sponsorship Award with South East Technological University Carlow

07 Feb

National Accounting Competition 2023

27 Jan

Appeal Tribunal

31 Dec

2022 Year in Review

07 Dec

Liam Donnelly Medal Winner

06 Dec

CPA Ireland Conferring Ceremony 2022

01 Nov

2022 Registration Deadline

20 Oct

CPA Ireland Skillnet Launches Sustainability Hub

06 Sep

CPA Ireland and CIIA Partnership

02 Sep

CPA Ireland winners at the Irish Accountancy Awards 2022

01 Sep

CPA Ireland 2022/2023 Academic Year

09 Jun

National Accounting Competition Winners

02 Jun

CPA Ireland Sponsor Award in Munster Technological University Cork

31 May

CPA Ireland signs MRA with the American Institute of CPAs

17 May

CPA Sponsored Research

09 May

Áine Collins reappointed as President of CPA Ireland

07 Apr

CPA Ireland Annual Report 2021

05 Apr

Notice of Annual General Meeting

29 Mar

Response to the Ukraine Crisis

11 Mar

War in Ukraine – what European accountants need to know

18 Feb

CPA Ireland sponsor an award for the Strategic Analysis Module, Institute of Technology Carlow

10 Feb

CPA Ireland is delighted to announce that the Digitalisation Hub will be accessible by all.

04 Feb

CPA Ireland – Conversation with Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe

03 Feb

CPA Ireland welcomes IAASB's public consultation on new proposed standard

28 Jan

CPA Ireland Conversation with European Commissioner for Financial Services, Financial Stability and Capital Markets Union, Mairead McGuinness and CPA Ireland President Aine Collins.

27 Jan

New National Accounting Competition for Third Level Students

21 Dec

CPA Ireland Year in Review - 2021

10 Dec

Liam Donnelly Medal of Excellence Winner

08 Dec

CPA Ireland Conferring Ceremony 2021

11 Nov

2021 Registration Deadline for Student Registrations  

12 Oct

Budget 2022 - CPA Ireland Response

23 Sep

CPA Ireland to Partner with Finance Leadership Summit 2021

22 Sep

SME Climate Hub required to support businesses take climate action

16 Sep

Launch of New CPA Ireland Digitalisation Hub

06 Sep

Stronger pipeline of accountants needed to meet Ireland’s economic growth potential – industry group

03 Sep

CPA Ireland Insights Series

20 Aug

CPA Ireland partner with IAFA (Irish Accounting and Finance Association) on Doctoral Seminar

19 Aug

Launch of Wellbeing Platform for CPA Ireland Members

03 Jun

CPA Ireland and Covid Interns Partnership

27 May

Right to remote work must focus on hybrid working urge CPA

27 May

CPA Ireland Welcomes Further Extension to CRO Filing Deadline

28 Apr

Áine Collins, CPA, appointed as the 49th President and the 5th female President of CPA Ireland

13 Apr

CPA Ireland Digital Marketing Campaign with and

31 Mar

Notice of CPA Ireland Annual General Meeting

05 Mar

CPA Ireland Launches new recruitment platform – CPA JobSearch.

03 Feb

CPA Ireland Welcomes Extension to CRO Filing Deadline

22 Jan

CPA Ireland Partner with Finance Leadership Summit 2021

19 Jan

CPA Ireland launch Trainee Remote Course

18 Jan

Brexit Agreement: FRC approves the CPA Ireland qualification as a third country qualification in the UK

22 Dec

CPA Ireland Year in Review 2020

15 Dec

CPA Ireland launches Digital Badges in association with Accredible.

07 Dec

CPA Ireland Launches Economic Report with Economist, Jim Power

05 Dec

CPA Ireland Virtual Conferring Ceremony 2020

05 Dec

CPA Ireland President calls for the Accountancy sector to embrace remote learning

26 Nov

Less Businesses Engaged in Sustainability Planning due to Pandemic – CPA Ireland

23 Nov

Protecting the Future of the Accounting Profession: How to Transform Remote Training with Microsoft Teams

18 Nov

CPA Ireland winners at the Irish Accountancy Awards 2020

16 Nov

One month to go to the new student application deadline of Wednesday December 16th

16 Nov

Irish Accountancy Awards 2020

05 Nov

CPA Ireland New Student Application Deadline Dec 16th

30 Oct

Revenue has just confirmed that it will not apply immediate late filing surcharges due tomorrow

28 Oct

Further Shortage of accountants inevitable if firms don’t commit to remote training

13 Oct

Budget 2021 - CPA Ireland Response

12 Oct

CPA Ireland launches new radio campaign in association with Spin 1038.

12 Oct

CRO announce extension to 30 September 2020 Annual Returns Dates

23 Sep

CPA Ireland Digital Marketing Campaign with and

17 Sep

Extension to the Pay & File Deadline for ROS Customers Announced

14 Sep

CPA Ireland - The Future of Accountancy Event Sept. 16th

11 Sep

Disciplinary Tribunals Tuesday 15th September 2020

14 Aug

CPA Ireland Launch New Podcast Channel

13 Aug

CPD Webinar - Protect the Future of the Accounting Profession with Remote Trainee Management Strategies

22 Jul

Mary Gleeson, FCPA, FIATI, appointed President of ATI

13 Jul

CCABI: Accountancy Bodies call for emergency measures to help businesses survive to year end

06 Jul

CPA Ireland and The Analytics Institute of Ireland agree dual qualification for new CPA Graduates

29 Jun

CPA Ireland AGM Press Release: Second Wave of Business Pressures Inevitable as Economy Reopens

26 Jun

John Devaney Appointed President of CPA Ireland

10 Jun

CPA Ireland Launches New Syllabus - Face the Future of Accounting

05 Jun

Notice of Annual General Meeting

04 Jun

CPA Ireland, whose members advise over 100,000 Irish SMEs, have called for an ‘Action Plan for SMEs’

27 May

CPA Ireland donating €1,500 webinar proceeds to Aware

25 May

CPA Ireland Virtual Lunch and Learn May 28th

01 May

CPA Ireland announce online exams and remote invigilation for August 2020 Examination sitting

29 Apr

CPA Ireland Virtual Career Summit May 7th

12 Mar

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

02 Jan

Irish Accountancy Awards 2020

30 Dec

Year in Review 2019

09 Dec

CPA Ireland Conferring 2019

02 Dec

New student enrolment deadline extended to Friday December 13th

20 Nov

CPA Ireland wins European Digitalisation Award at Accountancy Europe

15 Nov

CPA Ireland and CPA Australia renew Mutual Recognition Agreement

15 Nov

Disciplinary Tribunal Monday 18 November 2019

13 Nov

2018 Pay and File Income Tax Deadline - ROS Problems

11 Nov

Disciplinary Tribunal

01 Nov

New Students can still register before 1 December for the April 2020 exam sitting

15 Oct

CPA Ireland to Partner with Finance Leadership Summit 2020

08 Oct

CPA Ireland partners at IPSAS workshop in Kasakhstan

08 Oct

Budget Response from CPA Ireland

19 Sep

Climate change plans must protect rural SMEs - CPA Ireland

18 Sep

CPA Ireland and Chartered Accountants Sri Lanka sign Mutual Recognition Agreement

11 Sep

CPA Ireland and CPA Canada extend Mutual Recognition Agreement

04 Sep

CPA Ireland appoints new Director of Education

29 Aug

Take your Business Anywhere with a CPA

28 Aug

CPA Ireland Skillnet launch two new Diplomas

30 Jul

Brexit Events in Border Counties

26 Jul

CPA Ireland has issued a new Code of Ethics for all Members.

25 Jul

CPA Ireland launch series of new Data Analytics courses in Cork

24 Jul

CPA Ireland Launches new Trainee Placement Service

20 Jun

CPA Ireland Women in Business Event Cork

13 Jun

Women in Business 2019 - Balance for Business

24 May

Rural SMEs must implement no deal Brexit contingencies according to CPA President

22 May

CPA Ireland Annual Conference 2019: On the Frontier of Accounting

17 May

Irish Accountancy Awards Winners 2019

07 May

More regional ambition required to support SME growth

02 May

Gearóid O’Driscoll Appointed President of CPA Ireland

01 May

CPA Ireland launch online exemptions checker

25 Apr

CPA Ireland Call for Research 2019

10 Apr

Irish Accountancy Awards Shortlist 2019

09 Apr

Notice of Annual General Meeting

26 Feb

CPA Ireland Shortlisted for Excellence in Digital Learning IITD AWARD

22 Feb

One week left to enter the Irish Accountancy Awards

05 Feb

Irish Accountancy Awards 2019

31 Jan

CPA Welcome Ethics Research Report

22 Jan

Edinburgh Group global research report launch "The SMP of the Future in a Changing World"

03 Dec

CPA Ireland Conferring 2018

23 Nov

Only 1 week left to register as a new CPA Ireland student

16 Nov

New Students can still register before 1 December for the April 2019 exam sitting

13 Nov

CPA Ireland Launches New Brand and Website

18 Oct

CPA Ireland release 2018 examination results statistics

08 Oct

CPA Ireland and the Institute of Chartered Accountants India renew Mutual Recognition Agreement

05 Oct

CPA Ireland Partnering with 12 third level colleges on FastTrack Programme

21 Sep

CPA Ireland Lobbying Activities

13 Sep

CPA Ireland President Dinner 2018

24 Aug

CPA Ireland Pre Budget Submission 2019

23 Jul

Change to Company Audit Legislation welcomed by CPA Ireland

04 Jul

IAASA publishes its 2017 Profile of the Profession

25 Jun

Leaving Certificate accountancy syllabus letting down accountancy profession

19 Jun

CPA Ireland Discuss key topics with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

12 Jun

Launching of CPA Ireland FastTrack

30 May

Building Ireland's Future, The Role of the Professions

29 May

Edinburgh Group SMP Survey - SMP of the Future in a Changing World

28 May

Leaving certificate not fit for purpose according to accountants

25 May

Rachel Grimes, President of IFAC speaks at CPA Ireland Annual Conference

14 May

CPA Ireland Annual Conference - Great Expectations - Accountancy and Business in 2018

30 Apr

CPA Ireland President calls for a re-balance of government policy to support indigenous SME Irish Businesses

27 Apr

Irish Accountancy Awards 2018 CPA Ireland Winners

26 Apr

Cormac Mohan CPA, has been elected President of CPA Ireland

16 Apr

CPA Ireland Social Enterprise - The Irish and International Landscapes Report Launch

06 Apr

Influential Leader sought for IAASB Chair

04 Apr

CPA Ireland Skillnet shortlisted for IITD Award

04 Mar

Irish Accountancy Awards Shortlist

12 Dec

Ireland is facing a growing shortage of accountants

03 Sep

CPA Ireland LinkedIn Education Page