Young Chartered Accountants

As you progress on your journey as a Chartered Accountant, we’re here to support you with information to help you advance your career, key aspects of your membership and how to get involved.

If you're within the first 5 years of being a fully approved member and/or 35 years of age or under, you are a young Chartered Accountant. Chartered Accountants ANZ represents a network of more than 130,000+ members. Don't miss the opportunity to take advantage of the support network you've gained access to, which is built on knowledge, experience and trust.

Career Development for Young Chartered Accountants

Chartered Accountants ANZ offer numerous programs and initiatives which can help you to develop your career now and into the future.

Hear from YCA members on some of the opportunities available to you that can help develop your career


Tool to Help you grow

  • The CA Capability+ self-assessment professional development tool allows you to assess your strengths and weaknesses against your current or future role. It provides you with a personalised professional development plan targeted to address your capability gaps.
  • Explore CA Library’s complimentary eBooks, audiobooks, articles, journals, online resources and research service to help you with your professional and personal development.
  • Looking for information on taking the next step in your career? The CA ANZ Career Transition toolkit provides the information, advice and support that Chartered Accountants need to make a smooth transition to different stages of your career.

Support you on your journey

  • CA ANZ’s Mentor Exchange programs can help you to build professional connections and benefit from an experienced member’s knowledge and insight.

Education to help you achieve your goals

  • Become a CA Specialist to enhance your credibility in Risk, Self-Managed Super Funds, Financial Planning, Business Valuation or Forensic Accounting.
  • Visit the e-store for Strategies for Success workshops, CA ANZ Events, Conferences, Workshops and eLearning Courses.

Explore the benefits of your membership

Explore the ways we promote and support your CA designation, the high-quality education and learning products you have access to, and the support and resources we provide to help you respond and navigate change.

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Continuing Professional Development

As part of your Chartered Accountants membership, you have CPD hours you must accumulate within a three-year period. The amount of CPD hours is determined by where you are located. Learn more information on CPD requirements based on your location and how you can gain CPD.

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View CPD changes based on your location or designation


Get involved

You can get involved with your YCA community: