Registration as a candidate

You must register as a candidate for the practice of the profession (CPP) if:

If you do not meet these two criteria, you cannot register at this time as a CPP.

Fill in the application for registration as a CPP [+]

Your application must include full payment of the registration fees. You can then access the downloadable version of the CPA Canada Handbook, which includes International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE), Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations and Accounting Standards for Pension Plans.

When the Order confirms your registration as a CPP, you must register for the PEP and pay the required fees.

See the Fee schedule and forms page for all the forms to be completed on your path to the CPA designation.