Overseas members


The Institute supports members both at home and abroad. This page highlights the more commonly sought after service by our members overseas.

Working abroad

Chartered Accountants Ireland has reciprocity agreements with a number of other Institutes that allow Chartered Accountants Ireland members apply for dual membership of those bodies and allows their members apply to Chartered Accountants Ireland for dual membership.

Chartered Accountants Ireland is a member of the Global Accounting Alliance (GAA). One of the key objectives of the GAA is to provide local support to members wherever they are in the world. In order to achieve this, GAA Institutes have agreed to provide specific local support and services to all members of GAA Institutes who are living and working in their territory.

Chartered Accountants Ireland is a founding member of Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW) We are committed to connecting and supporting members wherever they work and creating greater mobility and opportunities globally for those seeking to become or develop as chartered accountants and those looking to train or employ them

Local networking

Your Institute supports members overseas through local networks:
Chartered Accountants Ireland London Society, Chartered Accountants Ireland Australia Society, with chapters in Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne

Professional Accountants in Europe

Professional Accountants in Europe in France, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg and others.

Chartered Accountants Worldwide Network USA

From 19 November 2020 ACAUS (The Association of Chartered Accountants USA) and Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW) will join together to form Chartered Accountants Worldwide Network USA to provide support and to connect over 7,000 Chartered Accountants who are living and working in the USA.

Electronic publications

Six free e-newsletters bringing the Institute closer to those based overseas. For example, Chartered Accountants News issues every Friday with news on what’s happening in the profession.

Social networking

Keep in touch with your Institute via our regular Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook activity.

Member services

The Institute also provides an impressive range of commercial services to members at heavily discounted rates.

Professional development

We have a wide range of online courses. These courses are ideally suited to support members achieve their CPD requirements and are accessible from anywhere. We also offer a range of specialist qualifications – ideal to help you progress on your career path and many of which have a distance option available.

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