CA (Singapore) Pathway for Members of Professional Accountancy Bodies

For members of CA ANZ, CAI, CPA Australia, ICAEW and ICAS


ISCA has signed Reciprocal Membership Agreements (RMA) with the following professional accountancy bodies.

Click the links below to find out more about each agreement:

Under the agreements, full members of these professional bodies, who are in good standing, may apply to become CA (Singapore) if their membership is obtained through completion of the normal education and training route.

ISCA has signed a Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) with:

  • CPA Australia

Under the agreement, full members of CPA Australia, who are in good standing, may apply to become CA (Singapore) subjected to additional module and practical experience requirements. Please check your eligibility in the link above before applying.


How to Apply

Create an account on the ISCA eServices Portal

Click on “Apply for Membership/Credential, select “CA (Singapore)” radio button

Fill up the online application form

Upload a copy of the following supporting documents:

  • NRIC/Passport
  • Signed character references form 

         o     First referee: CA (Singapore) or full member of a recognised accountancy body

         o     Second referee: Present Employer (HR or Reporting Officer)

  • Letter of Good Standing (dated not more than 3 months prior to the date of application) from the accounting body (i.e. either from local rep office or home body) confirming that:

         o     You have acquired the full membership status by completing the normal training and education route
         o     You are a member in good standing with a good disciplinary record and no outstanding complaints against you

  • Deed Poll (if applicable)

    Payment and application submission

    We will notify you of the outcome within 8 to 10 weeks upon submission of all necessary supporting documents and payment

    Additional information:

    1. Applications are subject to approval on a case-by-case basis 


     Application submitted before 1 MayApplication submitted between 1 May and mid-NovApplication submitted after mid-Nov
    Admission Fee
              S$436                              S$436                               S$436                    
    Annual Subscription FeeS$457.80S$228.90S$457.80

    Fees are inclusive of GST

    1. The application fee is non-refundable regardless of the outcome of the application or if the application is withdrawn after submission 
    2. For more information on the Membership Fee Structure, click here