Canadian Auditing Standards

To assist auditors in understanding and applying the Canadian Auditing Standards (CASs), the activities listed below provide links to publications, tools and professional development opportunities.

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Applying complex CASs

Making risk assessment, reporting, communicating, and performing group audits under CASs


Discussing CASs with clients

Provides auditor with CAS documents to be discussed with clients, to promote effective audits


Applying CASs in specialized areas/sectors

Addresses key audit considerations for specific sectors or specialized areas (e.g., auditing SMEs, NFPOs, Canada Elections Act)


Learning about CASs

Provides an overview of CASs

Chartered Professional Accountants/ Comptables professionnels agréés

Welcome to CPA Canada!

CPA Canada is the national organization established to support unification of the Canadian accounting profession under the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. CPA Canada provides services to all CPA, CA, CMA and CGA accounting bodies that have unified or are committed to unification.

This legacy website is still available to Chartered Professional Accountants while we work on transferring the materials within this site into our new integrated website:

Bienvenue à CPA Canada!

CPA Canada est l’organisation nationale établie pour soutenir l'unification de la profession comptable canadienne sous la bannière du titre de comptable professionnel agréé (CPA). CPA Canada fournit des services à toutes les organisations comptables de CPA, de CA, de CMA et de CGA qui se sont déjà unifiées ou qui sont engagées dans le processus d’unification.

Ce site d’origine reste accessible pour les comptables professionnels agréés pendant que nous travaillons à en transférer le contenu vers notre nouveau site Web intégré :