Internationally Designated Accountants 


Please use the following chart to find more information on registration requirements and how to apply for membership with CPA Nova Scotia 


Accounting Body

 Designation awarded by CPA Nova Scotia  
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)  

CPA, CGA 
Certified Public Accountants of Ireland (CPA Ireland) 

 CPA, CGA
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand 

 CPA
 Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of the United Kingdom (CIMA) 

CPA, CMA
 CPA Australia 

CPA, CGA
 Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants

 CPA 
 Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales 

 CPA
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland

 CPA  
Instituto Mexicano de Contadores Publicos (must have CPC designation)

 CPA
State Boards of Accountancy in the U.S. 

 CPA 
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe 

 CPA
The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants 

 CPA
Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland

 CPA
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India  

 CPA
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan

 CPA 
 All other professional accounting bodies that are member bodies in good standing of IFAC and not indicated on this list

 CPA