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THIS MRA HAS EXPIRED.

Individuals who did not meet the April 30, 2021 deadline still have a pathway to membership in CPA Ontario. More information about this pathway can be found on our Member of an Accounting Body Outside Canada webpage.

The information below is provided as a reference only. We are no longer taking applications under this agreement.

NOTICE: MRA EXPIRATION DEADLINE, APRIL 30

The existing mutual recognition agreement (MRA) between ACCA and CPA Canada will expire on April 30, 2021.

Please note: all individuals who submit a complete application and fulfil the eligibility criteria before April 30, 2021, 7:00pm EST will still be considered for admission under the existing MRA.

Questions and concerns related to this MRA expiration can be directed to: [email protected].

ACCA AND CGA CANADA MUTUAL RECOGNITION AGREEMENT (MRA)

If you are a member in good standing of ACCA, U.K. you may qualify for admission to membership in CPA Ontario under the Mutual Recognition Agreement (the “MRA”) between CGA Canada and ACCA, U.K. If you are admitted to CGA Ontario, you will be automatically admitted to CPA Ontario as a result of the unification of the accounting profession and become entitled to use the CPA, CGA designations in Ontario.

It is important to note that this MRA was scheduled to expire in July 2016, however, the deadline was extended. All individuals who submit a complete application and fulfill the eligibility criteria before April 30, 2021, 7:00pm EST will be considered for admission under the MRA. 

Note: The MRA is not applicable to ACCA students or ACCA affiliates.

Have all the required documentation? Complete the online application to become a CPA Ontario member

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Have all the required documentation? Complete the online application to become a CPA Ontario member

Apply Today