Certified Practising Accounting Expatriate

NON - CITIZEN

APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION TO MEMBERSHIP CERTIFIED PRACTISING ACCOUNTANT (CPA) CATEGORY  (EXPATRIATE CANDIDATES ONLY) 

Non – Citizen Candidates may only become members of CPA PNG if they are fully qualified as accountants in their country of origin, four (4) years of work experience at supervisory level (Manager, Finance Manager, Financial Controller, Chief Finance Officer, etc.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

  1. Non-Citizen (Expatriate) applicants must be full members of a professional accounting body  overseas recognised by CPA PNG. (Refer listing at the back of this form). 
  2. Candidates should have four (4) years of sufficient and relevant experience in Accounting,  Auditing, Taxation or Business.
  3. Entry into admission should be at a supervisory level. 

For those applying for CPA status (NON-CITIZENS or EXPATRIATES) Check List - Please ensure that the following are completed and attached.  
 
Fee paid, Completed all sections, Declaration signed and witnessed, Certified copy of overseas professional qualification (Membership Certificate has to be signed by a Commissioner of Oath stating “It is a true copy of the Original’), A Current Letter of good standing from that professional body, Candidates should have sufficient and relevant experience in accounting, auditing, taxation or business, four years of which must be at a supervisory level, Entry into admission should be a minimum of a supervisory level   


Must be a member in a good standing with the Overseas Professional Accounting Body. Refer listing of CPA PNG approved Professional Accounting Bodies below:
 
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA – UK) Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants; Certified General Accountants Association of Canada; Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPA’s only); Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand (CA ANZ) Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK); Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (UK); Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada; Chartered Public Accountants of South Africa; Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Compagnie Nationalae des Commissaires Au Comptes, France; Fiji Institute of Accountants; Hong Kong Society of Accountants; Indonesian Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of Indonesia;  Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh; Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore; Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales; (CA’s only) Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (CA’s only) Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland; Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan; Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland; Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka; (CA’s only) Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe; Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh; Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan; Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India; Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Korean Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Malaysian Association of Certified Public Accountants; Malaysian Institute of Accountants; Mexican Institute of Accountants National Federation of Certified Public Accountants Association of Taiwan; Ordre des Experts Comptables et des Comptables Agrees, France; Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants;  Samoan Society of Accountants.

If you meet the above requirements, click here to regster