Powers of the Order

Where a member fails to comply with the provisions of the Regulation respecting trust accounting by chartered professional accountants and the indemnity fund of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec, the Order may:

  • request and obtain from the financial institution or brokerage firm all the information or explanations that are necessary or useful for purposes of the Regulation
  • block the funds deposited
  • take charge of the administration of funds or property
  • appoint a person to audit the trust accounting records of a member or former member