Canadian Standards on Quality Control

Overview

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Quality Management

Video conference discussions held May and June 2019

Field testing of the proposed standard by stakeholders done May 2019

CPA Canada Handbook

The CPA Canada Handbook – Assurance contains all the Canadian Standards on Quality Control, set by the AASB. Its available in print and online. 

News


October 7-8, 2019 Meeting Summary
AASB Decision Summary — October 7-8, 2019

The Board discussed several topics during its two-day meeting, including Compilation Engagements, Public Sector Auditing Standards, and the Strategic and Annual Plans. Read the full Decision Summary for further detail.

September 9-10, 2019 Meeting Summary
AASB Decision Summary – September 9-10, 2019 Meeting

The Board discussed several topics during its two-day meeting including Audits of Less Complex Entities, Quality Management, Agreed-upon Procedures, Identifying and Assessing the Risks of Material Misstatement and others. Read the full Decision Summary for further detail.

August 6, 2019 News
AASB Response – Quality Management at the Firm and Engagement Level, Including Engagement Quality Reviews

The Board submitted four comment letters responding to the IAASB’s Exposure Drafts for “Quality Management at the Firm and Engagement Level, Including Engagement Quality Reviews,” including, proposed International Standard on Quality Management (ISQM) 1; proposed ISQM 2, and proposed ISA 220 (Revised). Read the comment letters for full details.