Accounting Standards Oversight Council
Notice of Meeting
February 23-24, 2017

Meetings of the AcSOC are open to public observation, subject to the discretion of the Chair. Information about the upcoming AcSOC meeting and guidelines for observers are as follows.


February 23, 2017 – 9:45 am to 5:00 pm
February 24, 2017 – 10:00 am to 12:15 pm


CPA Canada Offices
Ontario/Quebec Rooms
277 Wellington Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 3H2

Public Observation:

Observer registration form
Guidelines for observers
Submit an agenda topic


The topics the Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) plans to consider are outlined below. Although current at the date prepared (January 24, 2017), this agenda is subject to change).

Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) Oversight

  • Update on the AcSB’s activities
  • The AcSB’s plans and performance
  • The AcSB’s draft 2017-2018 annual plan
  • How AcSB members satisfy themselves that due process has been followed
  • The AcSB’s IFRS Discussion Group

Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) Oversight

  • Update on PSAB’s activities
  • PSAB’s plans and performance
  • PSAB’s draft 2017-2018 work plan
  • PSAB’s draft 2017-2020 strategic plan
  • PSAB’s employment benefits project

AcSB and PSAB Oversight

  • Triennial review of the terms of reference and statements of operating procedures of AcSOC, the AcSB and PSAB

Other Matters

  • Branding and logo updates for the standard-setting boards and councils
  • CPA Canada’s electronic meeting facilities