Auditing and Assurance Standards Board
AASB 2015-2016 Annual Report – Looking to the Future
September 8, 2016. This year’s Annual Report includes Cathy MacGregor’s final message as our Chair. Her message underlines the commitment and efforts put into developing our next strategic plan, as well as providing an overview of the past year’s accomplishments.
IAASB Discussion Paper – Supporting Credibility and Trust in Emerging Forms of External Reporting
August 31, 2016. The IAASB has released a Discussion Paper exploring factors that can enhance credibility and trust in emerging forms of external reports. The paper discusses key challenges and the type of guidance that might support these engagements. Canadian stakeholders are encouraged to provide their comments to the IAASB by December 15, 2016.
Message from the Chair – Change to the Effective Date of Section 7170
August 26, 2016. Our Chair, Darrell Jensen, explains a change to the effective date of Section 7170, Auditor’s Consent to the Use of the Auditor’s Report in a Business Acquisition Report.
AASB Strategic Plan – 2016-2021
August 17, 2016. Read our new five-year Strategic Plan, which took effect on April 1, 2016. We will continue to set high-quality standards that meet the needs of Canadian stakeholders while focussing on increasing stakeholder engagement. A Basis for Conclusions accompanies the Strategic Plan.
AASB Meeting Agenda – September 12- 13, 2016
August 12, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
IAASB Survey – Work Plan for 2017-2018
August 3, 2016 – The IAASB has issued a survey on its work plan for 2017-2018. Its purpose is to assist the IAASB in evaluating its priorities for 2017-2018 and allocating its resources in the best way possible. Canadian stakeholders are encouraged to respond to the IAASB by September 30, 2016.
AASB Decision Summary – June 27, 2016
July 4, 2016. An executive summary of discussion and decisions with respect to the topics addressed at this meeting.
AASB Decision Summary – June 13-14, 2016
June 29, 2016. An executive summary of discussion and decisions with respect to the topics addressed at this meeting.
AASB Meeting Agenda – June 27, 2016
June 17, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
AASB Meeting Agenda – June 13-14, 2016
May 24, 2016. A summary of topics for discussion.
AASB Operating Plan – 2016-2017
May 13, 2016. The Operating Plan sets out the AASB’s objectives and planned activities along with other initiatives to be undertaken in 2016-2017.
AASB Decision Summary – May 5, 2016
May 10, 2016. An executive summary of discussion and decisions with respect to the topics addressed at this meeting.