Focus by Topic


Bringing together thought leaders and policy makers from Canada and around the world to discuss issues related to audit quality.

Audit firms that audit public companies in Canada must register with CPAB and participate in our oversight program.

CPAB participates in public policy issues affecting audit firms, investors, and reporting issuers through identifying and analyzing current and emerging audit quality issues.​

Improving sustainable audit quality is a significant focus for CPAB. We have outlined key areas where we believe audit firms can take action to improve audit quality in a sustainable manner.

Audit committees have a pivotal role to play in enhancing audit quality.

Learn more about CPAB’s Protocol for Audit Firm Communication of CPAB Inspection Findings with Audit Committees.

Our responses to national and international audit policy and audit quality developments.

The Enhancing Audit Quality (EAQ) initiative is a joint undertaking by CPAB and the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.

Each year CPAB publishes a Public Report on its inspections, Annual Report, and periodic Special Reports that address emerging issues.
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