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Disciplinary Hearing Schedule

Disciplinary hearing schedule - May 2024.

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IRBA Imposes Fine and Permanent Disqualification on Auditor for Breach of Ethical Standards

IRBA imposes fine and permanent disqualification on auditor for breach of ethical standards.

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An opportunity to influence worldwide accounting education: IFAC International Education Standards

The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) is excited to inform you about a significant opportunity to include your contribution to the Internation Federation of Accountants’ (IFAC) proposed changes to the Internation Education Standards (IES). The proposals present a critical shift in mindset, and provide a robust framework for the development of future-fit accountants who produce, report, and assure sustainability information.

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FASSET invites stakeholders to attend Sector Skills Plan Focus Groups

FASSET, the Finance and Accounting Services Sector Education and Training Authority, is currently developing its Sector Skills Plan in preparation for adoption in the 2025-2026 Financial Year.

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