Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand


Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand is a professional body comprised of over 120,000 diverse, talented and financially astute members who utilise their skills every day to make a difference for businesses
the world over.


Members are known for their professional integrity, principled judgment, financial discipline and a forward-looking approach to business, which contributes to the prosperity of our nations. We focus on the education and lifelong learning of our members, and engage in advocacy and thought leadership in areas of public interest that impact the economy and domestic and international markets.


We are a member of the International Federation of Accountants, and are connected globally through the 800,000-strong Global Accounting Alliance and Chartered Accountants Worldwide, which brings together leading Institutes in Australia, England and Wales, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland and South Africa to support and promote over 320,000 Chartered Accountants in more than 180 countries.


We also have a strategic alliance with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. The alliance represents 788,000 current and next generation accounting professionals across 181 countries and is one of the largest accounting alliances in the world providing the full range of accounting qualifications to students and business.






NZIER is a non-profit incorporated society and its aim is to be the premier centre of applied economic research
in New Zealand.


NZIER employs the largest team of economists in New Zealand outside of government. We undertake a
wide range of consulting activities for clients in the public and private sectors. We have clients throughout
New Zealand and Australia, as well as further afield.


We provide regular and comprehensive economic forecasts to our members. Members also benefit from our
long-standing survey of business opinion and other member services.


We undertake and publish research in the national interest, and aim to encourage debate on economic issues affecting New Zealand.


We are independent of government and any other organisation, and conduct our work on an impartial and
non-ideological basis.


For further information please see our website,

Copyright © May 2018. Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand ABN 50 084 642 571. All rights reserved. This document was prepared by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. This document contains general information only. Before making any decision or taking any action that may affect you, you should consult a professional and do your own research. No warranty is given as to the accuracy of the information contained in this document or its suitability for use by you. Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand reserves the right to amend any details at any time. To the fullest extent permitted by law, no liability is accepted by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand for any statement or opinion, for an error or omission or for any loss whatsoever sustained by any person who relies on any material in this document. All matters in this document are subject to Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand terms and conditions, available at