Chartered Accountants Ireland

Ireland's premier accountancy qualification

Chartered Accountants are Ireland's leading business professionals, providing essential strategic guidance, expertise and consulting across a vast array of business activities and sectors.

Did you know?

  • Strength in numbers - Join Ireland’s biggest accountancy body. Chartered Accountants Ireland has a network of over 24,000 members across the island of Ireland.
  • Chartered Accountants work at the highest levels of Irish business – 6 out of 10 Chartered Accountants are in the role of Finance Director or more senior.
  • Passport to global career opportunities – As a result of our global network of Chartered Accountants Institutes, our members can work in any of the world’s finance capitals.
  • Better pass rates: You attain your professional qualification in as short a period as possible. Our average pass rates in recent years of 70% compares favourably with other bodies.
  • Fast-track to qualification: 78% of Chartered Accountancy students complete their training in four years or under. This is significantly better than time taken to qualify with other professional accountancy bodies in Ireland.

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Contact name: 
Bryan Rankin
Telephone number: 
+353 (0)1 637 7268
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Belfast County Cork County Dublin County Galway County Kilkenny County Waterford
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Chartered Accountants are in demand in every business sector, moving quickly to management positions
Number of employees: 
24,000 members
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Representing, supporting and training Chartered Accountants in Ireland

Accountancy and financial management, Banking, insurance and financial services, Fund management/admin, investment banking