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January 26, 2024

News, Resource, Article

What We Heard and Next Steps for the Canadian Standard on Sustainability Assurance (CSSA) 5000

Thank you for your response to the AASB’s Exposure Draft, “Proposed Canadian Standard on Sustainability Assurance (CSSA) 5000, General Requirements for Sustainability Assurance Engagements.” We are now reviewing the feedback we received as we work towards the approval of the new CSSA 5000. Read more about the results of our consultation, including main feedback themes, who we heard from, and what’s next.

February 7, 2023

International Activity, Resource, Article

Survey: Prioritizing Projects in the IAASB’s Work Plan for 2024-2027

The AASB is seeking your input and help in responding to the IAASB’s Proposed Strategy and Work Plan for 2024-2027. The survey is designed to gather your input on which projects should be prioritized by the IAASB. Read the work plan and provide your input via our survey by March 31, 2023.

January 24, 2023

Resource, Guidance

Amendments to IAS 1 and the Impact on the CASs: Disclosure of Material Accounting Policy Information

The AASB has developed guidance to address the impact on Canadian Auditing Standards and Canadian Standard on Review Engagements of certain narrow-scope amendments made to IAS 1, Presentation of Financial Statements.

September 13, 2022

News, Resource, Article

Audits of Less Complex Entities – Our Progress Toward a Solution

The AASB has provided an update on its progress to finding a solution for practitioners in applying Canadian Auditing Standards to audits of less complex entities. Read the Report for full details.

July 21, 2021

Resource, Other

AASB Strategic Plan 2022-2025 Feedback Statement

Learn how the AASB developed and approved its Strategic Plan 2022-2025 – including conclusions reached on the significant comments received. 

January 31, 2020

Resource, Guidance

Compilation Engagements – Resources to help you get ready

Learn more about the key features of the new standard on compilation engagements and the resources available to effectively implement this standard and understand the impact of the changes. Go to this page to get the full details.

January 29, 2020

Resource, Guidance

AASB Video – Compilation Engagements: A new standard

The AASB is issuing a new standard on compilation engagements and its impact will be felt by practitioners, entities of compiled financial information and users. Watch this brief video, featuring the Chair of the AASB, to learn all about it.

August 30, 2019

Resource, Guidance

Non-authoritative Guidance – System and Organization Controls (SOC) Engagements

This non-authoritative guidance is intended to provide a roadmap for practitioners who are engaged to conduct SOC attestation engagements under Canadian standards; or both Canadian and U.S. standards and/or international standards. Read the document to learn more.

August 14, 2018

Resource, Webinar

Webinar – Toward a New Standard on Compilation Engagements

August 14, 2018. Tune in to this webinar on September 26 (English) and September 28 (French) to learn about the AASB Exposure Draft for CSRS 4200, Compilation Engagements, and how you can provide input to our proposals.