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The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), South Africa’s pre-eminent accountancy body, is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading accounting institutes. The institute provides a wide range of support services to more than 50 000 members and associates who are chartered accountants (CAs(SA)), as well as associate general accountants (AGAs(SA)) and accounting technicians (ATs(SA)).

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“I am part of a prestigious and valued profession that enables me to participate and make a difference in South Africa and globally, while positively impacting the economy and society.”

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Latest from SAICA

14 Sep 2022
Press release

Eduvos’ Bachelor of Accounting degrees receives accreditation to deliver Associate General Accountants

Johannesburg, Tuesday 23 August 2022 – The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) and Eduvos are pleased to announce the accreditation of Eduvos’s Bachelor of Accounting degree for admission into SAICA’s mid-tier Associate General Accountants [AGAs(SA)] designation.

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13 Sep 2022
Press release

SAICA hosts chairs of the IASB and the interpretations committee

For the first time in more than a decade, the chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB); an independent body responsible for setting accounting standards, preparing, auditing, or using financial reports, and accounting education; paid a visit to South Africa.

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19 Aug 2022
Press release

SAICA welcomes the appointment of members to the Financial Reporting Standards Council

Following the re-establishment of the Financial Reporting Standards Council (FRSC), the Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition, Ebrahim Patel, has appointed members to bolster the integrity of South Africa’s financial reporting ecosystem and promote and enhance the global recognition of the country’s accounting standards.

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