Benefits of Membership

Members of the Association enjoy the following benefits:


Members of the Association may use the designation:

  • Certified Public Accountant

They may also use the following designatory letters after their name:

  • ACPA (Associates)
  • FCPA (Fellows)


  • PI Insurance which is fully ICAEW and ICAS compliant
  • Associate / Fellowship Certification
  • Practising certificate (qualifying Members/ Regulated Persons)
  • Employer's and public liability insurances
  • Free Education Portal - CPD online facility
  • Free continuing professional education programme
  • Free seminars at 11 locations throughout the UK
  • Free regular copy of our Practising Accountant Magazine
  • Free regular copy of the CPAA Newsletter
  • Knowledge website
  • Holders of Practising Certificates can promote their practices as Certified Public Accountants
  • Free events
  • Members area access
  • Inclusion on members directory on website
  • Document library
  • Representation with Government bodies

The CPAA are a not for profit organisation and are always looking to reinvest in new, innovative and effective member benefits.