Act / Regulations / Bylaws

All registrants (members, students, candidates and firms) are responsible to comply with the rules which include the Act, Regulations and By-laws and Rules of Professional Conduct. Copies of each will be made available here as they are approved.

CPAPEI Legislation

The Act sets out requirements for making by-laws, registration, prohibitions, licensing, practice inspection, complaints and discipline along with transitional provisions for Chartered Professional Accountants of Prince Edward Island.

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CPAPEI Regulations

CPAPEI Regulations contains the details which supports the legislation. They clarify practical experience, the prescribed exam, CPD, reinstatement of membership and license, professional liability insurance and investigation and discipline.

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The Bylaws are approved by the CPAPEI Board and includes matters related to membership, fees, governance and regulation of registrants.

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CPAPEI Code of Professional Conduct

The CPAPEI  Code of Professional Conduct has been approved by the Board of CPAPEI effective April 8, 2016. For matters relating to the Code prior to this date, please contact the CPAPEI office to obtain a copy of the appropriate Code.

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