Canadian Standards on Quality Control


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Quality Control

Exposure Drafts (ISQC 1, ISQC 2 and ISA 220) are being developed.

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. 


October 19, 2018 News
Discussion Session Invitation – The Barriers to Effective and Efficient Audits of Less Complex Entities

Are you a practitioner who performs audit engagements of less complex entities? The AASB and CPA Canada want to hear from you on the barriers to effective and efficient audits of such entities and how these can be addressed through the CASs, or tools and resources. The discussion session will take place on November 30, 2018. Register today!

October 5, 2018 News
CPA Canada and AASB Research Initiative — Enhancing Trust in Financial Reporting

Are you interested in exploring ways to enhance trust and credibility in information beyond traditional financial statements? CPA Canada and staff of the Audit and Assurance Standards Board are seeking auditors, audit committee members and preparers of financial information to participate in a research initiative on this topic. Sign up today!

June 29, 2018 News
CPA Canada and AASB Roundtable Discussions – Providing Assurance over Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

The Accounting Standards Board’s recent release of the Draft Framework for Reporting Performance Measures and the upcoming release of the CSA Rule over KPIs need auditor feedback. CPA Canada and AASB staff are seeking participants for roundtable discussions focused on this topic, taking place in August and October 2018. Register today!