CPA Canada Handbook: The standards and guidance collection

The CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection is a complete electronic reference source, providing up-to-date information on accounting and assurance standards, public sector accounting standards, and much more.


The CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection contains resources related to accounting, assurance and public sector standards, including:

  • CPA Canada Handbook – Accounting
  • CPA Canada  Handbook – Assurance
  • CPA Canada Public Sector Accounting Handbook
  • risk oversight and governance collection
  • additional reference information

CPA Canada members receive free access to the electronic version of the CPA Canada Standards and Guidance Collection, available on the Knotia website.

Alternatively, you can purchase the DVD, download or print versions  (member discounts available).


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