About Us

Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) is the Canadian business and accounting designation representing more than 200,000 professional accountants across the country. As part of the CPA profession in Canada, CPA Alberta is the professional organization for more than 28,000 designated accountants across the province.


To be the pre-eminent, internationally recognized Canadian accounting designation and business credential that best protects and serves the public interest.


To protect the public interest by educating and regulating the competency and ethical standards of its members, and promoting the value of the CPA designation.

Our Strategic Priorities

Ask a CPA

Have questions about the CPA profession? Watch our “Ask a CPA” video series, and you just might get your question answered! The below video features CPAs answering YOUR most pressing questions.

What is a CPA?

Alberta CPAs answer the following questions: What is a CPA, what do CPAs do, and why hire one?

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