PAA - Published Accounts Awards

Published Accounts Awards - 2019 

Chartered Accountants Ireland Leinster Society presents The Published Accounts Awards 2019.

The awards evening will be held in the stunning Shelbourne Hotel on 7 November 2019. The event will be hosted by 2019/2020 Leinster Society Chairman Brian Murphy with the assistance of actor and comedian Mario Rosenstock.

Tickets are €90 per person or €900 for a table of ten. Bookings can be made by emailing Leinstersociety@charteredaccountants.ie

Who is eligible for PAA ?

Entry is open to all organisations: public and private, State owned bodies, charities and other organisations that publish annual reports and accounts.

For any organisation to qualify, they must meet the following criteria:

  • The company must be registered either in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland.
  • The company's head office or main operation is situated either in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland.
  • It has had a significant presence/history in either the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland.

PAA Finalists for 2019

See the list of finalists under the various categories.

What financial period is eligible?

The Annual Report and accounts which qualify for entry for the 2019 Awards are those in respect of a financial period ending during the year to 31 March 2019.

What are the categories and awards ?

Current Categories

  1. Small/Medium Quoted Company
  2. Large Quoted Company
  3. Company listed on a Foreign Market
  4. Euronext Growth Award
  5. Statutory Unquoted Large Entity
  6. Large Not-for-Profit
  7. Small/Medium Not-for-Profit
  8. Best Digital Reporting Award
  9. Best Social Responsibility Reporting Award
  10. Best Branding, Communication & Marketing Award
  11. Overall Winner

4 New Categories

  1. Sustained Excellence Award
  2. Best Newcomer Award
  3. Sustainability Award
  4. Diversity & Inclusion Award
Category Eligibility criteria
1 Large Irish or NI company listed on the Main Securities Market Market capitalisation >€1bn as at annual report date
2 Small/mid-sized Irish or NI company listed on the Main Securities Market Market capitalisation <€1bn as at annual report date
3 Large Irish or NI company – listed on a foreign market only Market capitalisation >€1bn as at annual report date
4 Small/mid-sized Irish or NI company – listed on a foreign market only Market capitalisation <€1bn as at annual report date
5 Enterprise Securities Market company All companies quoted on the ESM
6 Statutory and unquoted companies Semi-state organisations
All private companies
7 Large charities and “not for profit” organisations with charitable status Total incoming resources> €10M as at annual report date
8 Small/mid charities and “not for profit” organisations with charitable status Total incoming resources < €10M as at annual report date

How to enter PAA

If your company would like to be considered for the 2019 Published Accounts Awards simply do the following:

Only the documents (whether in hard copy or soft copy format) submitted to us will be considered for the competition

The closing date for receipt of your organisation’s Annual Report and Accounts is Friday 21 June 2019


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