International Credential Recognition 

CPA Canada continues to honour the following agreement between the CGA legacy body and the Certified Public Accountants of Ireland (CPA Ireland). 

Please note: this agreement is currently being renegotiated between CPA Canada and CPA Ireland and as a result, the agreement and requirements may change without notice. 


If you are a fully qualified member in good standing of an international accounting body from one of the countries below, you may have rights to CPA certification in Canada through a reciprocal agreement.


For members in good standing of IFAC member bodies with whom CPA Canada does not have a specific agreement:


International accounting professionals who are not members of an international body with an MRA or RMA with CPA Canada and/or are not members of an IFAC member body: