Frequently Asked Questions

What makes ICAEW Chartered Accounts unique?

ICAEW Chartered Accountants:
  • have completed a minimum of three years’ in-depth training, including practical experience;

  • are members of ICAEW – The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales;

  • are committed to continuing professional development training every year to keep their knowledge and skills up to date;

  • are bound by ICAEW’s code of ethics;

  • are subject to ICAEW’s disciplinary procedures;

  • are required to hold a practising certificate and professional indemnity insurance if they offer professional services to the public; and

  • are part of ICAEW’s practice assurance scheme, which demonstrates their commitment to quality assurance, and upholding and developing the highest professional standards.