- annual renewal of practising certificates
- annual renewal of CPA Firm, Corporate Practice and PIE Auditor registrations; and
- application for registration as a Registered PIE Auditor.
The AFRC is the independent regulator of the Accounting Profession established on 1 December 2006. We exercise the full spectrum of our regulatory powers to uphold high standards of professional conduct, and thus protect public interest.
Our mission is to shape a competitive environment that will nurture and promote success of the profession. This pivotal role not only enhances the quality of financial reporting but in turn reinforces our pursuit of promoting the healthy development of the profession and Hong Kong’s position as a competitive international financial centre
The AFRC fulfils its mission through:
- Law and Governance
- Thought leadership
|Issuance of practising certificates to certified public accountants.
|Registration of accounting practice units and Public Interest Entities auditors.
|Inspection, investigation and discipline work of the accounting profession.
|Oversight of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants' performance in its various statutory professional functions.