For finance professsionals

Finance professionals and Accountants


All of Canada

The Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials (CICIC) provides information on requirements to practice, assessment of qualifications and other relevant information for foreign-trained accountants and auditors.

Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants is an organization representing the chartered accounting profession in Canada, both nationally and internationally.

The Certified General Accountants Association of Canada is an association representing CGAs in Canada's accounting profession. They also offer an online Self-Assessment Tool for internationally educated accounting professionals who want to become a Canadian accountant. 

Certified Managerial Accountants of Canada is a  professional society representing CMAs across the country.

Language  Education for Accounting Professionals (LEAP) contains information, programs and links for Internationally Educated  Accounting Professionals whose first language is not English, and who wish to  improve their language and soft skills and pursue their careers in Canada.

The Foreign Credentials Referral  Office has useful resources  for foreign-trained  Finance Professionals on working as Chartered Accountants (CAs), Certified General Accountants (CGAs), and Certified Management Accountants (CMAs) in Canada.


New Brunswick

Welcome NB provides a guide to the licensing steps necessary for Internationally Trained Financial Professionals wishing to work  as Chartered Accountants, Certified Management Accountants, or Certified  General Accountants in New  Brunswick.

The New Brunswick Institute of Chartered Accountants has a page with information for Internationally Educated Finance  Professionals.

The Certified General Accountants Association of New Brunswick, Certified Management Accountants New Brunswick, and the New Brunswick Institute of Chartered Accountants are the professional associations for Accountancy in the Province.