About Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada

Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) is one of the largest national accounting organizations in the world and is a respected voice in the business, government, education and non-profit sectors.

CPA Canada is a progressive and forward-thinking organization whose members bring a convergence of shared values, diverse business skills and exceptional talents to the accounting field. Domestically, CPA Canada works cooperatively with the provincial and territorial CPA bodies who are charged with regulating the profession. Globally, it works together with the International Federation of Accountants and the Global Accounting Alliance to build a stronger accounting profession worldwide. As one of the world’s largest national accounting bodies, CPA Canada carries a strong influential voice and acts in the public interest.

A commitment to excellence

CPA Canada is dedicated to continual improvement and building a high-performing, innovative organization that creates value for members and other stakeholders. Through membership with Excellence Canada, we are able to adopt and implement a progressive approach to organizational excellence.

Canada Awards for Excellence_2019 gold seal (English)Silver-level certification in the Excellence, Innovation and Wellness (EIW) standard was achieved on February 1, 2019. The multi-year journey continues as we strive to achieve gold, and ultimately platinum-level certification for CPA Canada.


A commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)

At CPA Canada we recognize the value in our differences and embrace a variety of perspectives, experiences and neuro-diversities. We are committed to being inclusive, diverse and equitable. This commitment extends to our employees, partners, members, and communities we serve.

To improve the lives of people who CPA Canada works with and serves, we must focus on removing barriers for those most affected by them.

We strive to foster an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed, and where everyone is treated with dignity, fairness and respect. We are steadfast in this approach and will wholeheartedly hold ourselves to account.