ASEAN Chartered Professional Accountants Coordinating Committee (ACPACC)

Dr. Gerard Ee
Dr. Gerard Ee( 2015 - 2017 )
The 1st Chairman of ACPACC
Dr. Teerachai Arunruangsirilert
Dr. Teerachai Arunruangsirilert( 2017 - 2019 )
The 2nd Chairman of ACPACC

The Function of the ACPACC shall include :

  1. Facilitating the development and maintenance of the ASEAN CPA Register;
  2. Promoting the acceptance of ASEAN CPA in each participating ASEAN Member Country as possessing general technical and professional competence that is substantially equivalent to that of Professional Accountant registered or licensed in the Country of Origin;
  3. Developing, monitoring, maintaining and promoting mutually acceptable standards and criteria for facilitating practice by ASEAN CPA throughout the participating ASEAN Member States;
  4. Seeking to gain a greater understanding of existing barriers to such practice and to develop and promote strategies to help governments and licensing authorities reduce those barriers and manage their processes in an effective and non-discriminatory manner;
  5. Encouraging the relevant government and licensing authorities to adopt and implement streamlined procedures for granting rights to practice ASEAN CPA, through the mechanisms available within ASEAN;
  6. Identifying and encouraging the implementation of best practice for the preparation and assessment of accountants; and
  7. Continuing mutual monitoring and information exchange by whatever means that are considered most appropriate, including but not limited to : (a) sharing of information and regular communication concerning assessment procedures, criteria, systems, manuals, publications and lists of recognised Professional Accountant; and (b) informing all National Accountancy Bodies (NABs) and/or Professional Regulatory Authorities (PRAs), when it has been notified that an ASEAN CPA is no longer qualified to undertake professional accountancy practice in the Country of Origin, has not complied with the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) policy of the Country of Origin, or has seriously violated technical, professional or ethical standards either in the Country of Origin or the Host Country, whereby such violations have lo to deregistration or suspension from practice or withdrawal from the ASEAN CPA Register.

 

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