Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council
Notice of Meeting
April 5, 2018

AASOC meetings are, at the discretion of the Chair, open to public observation. Information about the upcoming AASOC meeting and guidelines for observers are as follows:


Thursday, April 5, 2018 – 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Canadian Public Accountability Board
150 York Street, Suite 900
Toronto, ON

Observer Registration Form and Guidelines for Observers


  • Due process approval of limited revisions to AuG-18, Criteria for Reports Issued under Subsection 295(5) of "an Act Respecting Trust Companies and Savings Companies" in Québec
  • Receive update on the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board’s (AASB’s) review of amendment criteria used by the Board when adopting international standards
  • Due process approval of AASB 2018-2019 Annual Plan
  • Update from Nominating and Governance Committee
  • Results of the 2017 AASOC self-assessment
  • Results of the 2017 AASB self-assessment
  • Review of Crisis Communication Plan
  • Activities of the AASB since the last AASOC meeting
  • Activities of the Independence Task Force of the Public Trust Committee
  • Canadian Public Accountability Board’s 2017 Inspection Report
  • Activities of the Canadian Securities Administrators, International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board, International Federation of Accountants, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions and Public Interest Oversight Board
  • Update on activities of the Monitoring Group
  • Other administrative matters