March 9, 2020
We are pleased to announce new members and re-appointed members, and thank those retiring, to the Council, the AcSB and PSAB. See the appointments page for full details.
February 20, 2020
Attend the upcoming AcSOC meeting in person or virtually via livestream! You can see and hear the meeting discussion in real-time, no matter where you are in the world. A detailed agenda will be posted soon. Register today!
October 17, 2019
At its upcoming meeting the Council will discuss and receive updates from the Canadian Council of Comptrollers, and from CPA Canada on its Foresight project and activities related to sustainability, environment and social reporting. See the agenda for full details.
August 29, 2019
AcSOC is looking for new PSAB members! Are you interested in driving public sector accounting standard-setting in Canada? Do you want to help in ensuring that these standards are set in the public interest? Then we want to hear from you. Submit your résumé by September 30, 2019 to apply to become a member.
July 22, 2019
The Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC) is looking for new members. If you are interested in working with and debating issues of public interest and financial reporting with other prominent members of the Canadian business, professional, and government community, then submit your résumé by August 30, 2019 to apply to become a member.
June 6-7, 2019
At its recent meeting in Edmonton, the Council discussed the activities of the AcSB, PSAB, and other related matters. The Council also received a presentation on cannabis accounting, and an update on the activities of its Performance Review Committee and its Nominating and Governance Committee. Read the full report for more information.
May 15, 2019
By listening to our stakeholders, performing a risk assessment review and enhancing the relevance of financial reporting, we are leading by example. Read more about the work we did over the past year and our oversight of the Accounting Standards Board and Public Sector Accounting Board.
March 25, 2019
AcSOC is pleased to announce appointments, as well as retirements and reappointments, to the Council, AcSB and PSAB.
February 21-22, 2019
At its recent meeting in Toronto, the Council discussed the activities of the AcSB, PSAB, and other related matters. The Council also heard an update on the activities of its Performance Review Committee and its Nominating and Governance Committee. Read the full report for more information.
February 13, 2019
AcSOC is pleased to announce the extension of the term of the current AcSB Chair, Linda F. Mezon, FCPA, FCA, CPA (MI), CGMA until June 30, 2023. This is a two-year extension that will ensure continuity at a time of significant activity in accounting standard setting, both globally and in Canada.