COVID-related testing information:

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The Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICPA)

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICPA)

About ICPA

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants is a body of professionals practicing in the discipline of Accounting, Auditing, Taxation & Business Regulatory Laws, Finance & Management, comprising mainly of the Independent Accountants & Tax practitioners, Cetified Auditors (trust),Accounting Technicians, and more.

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ICPA candidates will not be able to make same day booking. Candidates will be able to schedule an appointment at least 2 days (or 48 hours) before the desired scheduling date and time subject to availability. The exam/appointment testing time varies per exam and reflects the total appointment time, including an NDA, exam time, or other screens.


ICPA Candidates can reschedule their test only once at no additional cost at least 72 hours before they are due to take the test. Failure to do so will result in the candidate losing their test fee.

Exam Retake Policy

Candidates are requested to approach ICPA Exam Support team for Retake process as per ICPA regulations.

Last updated 2021-10-12