The Public Accountants Council for the Province of Ontario (the Council) is a corporate body that was continued under the Public Accounting Act 2004 (the Act). Its purpose is to ensure that public accounting in Ontario is practised in accordance with internationally respected public accounting standards that reflect the public interest in the delivery of superior quality public accounting services.
In accordance with the provisions of the Public Accounting Act 2004, reporting for The Public Accountants Council for the Province of Ontario are set below:
One of the objects of the Council is to oversee the regulation of public accounting in the public interest by maintaining public confidence in public accounting through the appropriate prosecution of offences under the Act.
The Public Accountants Council for the Province of Ontario maintains a roll of all Public Accountants licensed to practise Public Accounting in Ontario.