Come to the IPA

Looking for a place to stay? Come to the IPA.

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The IPA consistently strives for the highest of standards, and we expect our members to maintain those standards.  We maintain a strong corporate governance framework and encourage our members to be involved.

In doing this, we continue to enhance the reputation of the profession based on the best interests of our members and the public.  The IPA is a member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the Accounting Professional and Ethical Standards Board.

We're proud to recognise membership with associations who are full members of IFAC.  This includes CPA Australia.  

The IPA PSC Scheme has been approved and is currently going through the legislative process to become law in the following states:

NSW 21 October 2017
ACT 21 October 2017
SA 5 December 2017
VIC 10 December 2017
TAS 10 December 2017
NT 12 December 2017
WA 19 December 2017
QLD Date is to be confimed


Joining our IPA Program

Click here to find more about our MBA program.


How to join us

  1. Chat online with us now, call our IPA hotline on 1800 625 625, or call your local Member Engagement Executive on their number below.
  2. Complete the membership application form
  3. Provide evidence of your current financial membership with CPA
  4. We'll manage the transition to membership of the IPA - joining a network of more than 35,000 members and students 
  5. If you choose, we can refer you to IPA Insure for a no-obligation Professional Indemnity Insurance quote
  6. You'll receive your membership and practice certificates. In addition, for no additional charge, you'll receive recognition in the United Kingdom with the Institute of Financial Accountants. 


To contact your local Member Engagement Executive:

South Australia
Adam Spence (08) 8227 2255 or 0403 346 987
Audra Duncan (07) 3229 7102 or 0403 327 581
New South Wales
 Analia Pavan (02) 8262 6000 
Western Australia
Sarah McIntyre (08) 9368 7600 or 0435 869 373
Elise Halloran (03) 8665 3142 or 0478 797 485


So what are you waiting for?

Take the first step and give us a call, or chat online with us now. 

*This offer is valid till 31 December 2017 (application receipt date).