Getting ready to start the CA Program

Starting the CA Program requires you to also become a Provisional Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

What is Provisional Membership?

Provisional Members enjoy a range of benefits, including discounted professional development courses, access to our member library, a subscription to our member magazine ‘Acuity’ and access to networking events with fellow CAs.

Applying for Provisional Membership and the CA Program

You can apply for Provisional Membership and the CA Program through the Provisional Membership Application form.

Provisional Membership applications can be submitted all year round. When applying for Provisional Membership, you will be required to complete an online application form and submit it for approval with supporting documentation. Applications can take approximately 20 working days to be processed and assessed. Provisional Membership attracts an annual membership fee, for full fee information download the pdf below.

All the information you need to prepare for your Provisional Membership application and your CA Program studies can be found below. 

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) is a registered Australian higher education provider in the category of ‘Institute of Higher Education’ (TEQSA Provider ID: PRV12024).

Looking for additional information?

The pathway to becoming a CA is a rewarding one that combines the rigour of education and the application of learned skills in the workplace via practical experience.

Why become a Chartered Accountant?

The CA designation can open doors to a whole range of rewarding careers.

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Interested in a different designation?

If you are looking for a professional designation other than a CA, then consider our other professional designations and affiliate membership options.

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