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The function of the IRBA is to help create an ethical, value-driven financial sector that encourages investment, creates confidence in the financial markets and promotes sound practices.


Guidance For RAs

Auditing standards and guides, industry specific guides and regulatory reports, guides for auditing in the public sector, guidance on other assurance, including B-BBEE, exposure drafts and comment letters are available here. Information on auditor ethics, including the Rules Regarding Improper Conduct and the Code of Professional Conduct, is also found here.



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Latest News

Update on CEO Recruitment Process

Update on CEO Recruitment Process.

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Change to Practice on Sanctions for Improper Conduct

At the January 2020 meeting, the Board of the IRBA approved a change to the practice on Sanctions for Improper Conduct in relation to resigned Registered Auditors (RAs).

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latest Guidance

Invitation to an IRBA Workshop on the Proposed Guide for Registered Auditors: Joint Audit Engagements

The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) invites all interested stakeholders to an IRBA workshop to be held with some of the Committee for Auditing Standards' (CFAS) Task Group members who drafted the Proposed Guide for Registered Auditors: Joint Audit Engagements (the proposed Guide).

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IESBA Proposes Significant Revisions to the IESBA Code of Ethics

The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) released, for public comment, two Exposure Drafts (EDs) aimed at strengthening the non-assurance services (NAS), and the fee-related independence provisions of the IESBA International Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants (including International Independence Standards) (the Code).

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