Ireland's invitation to Chartered Accountants

1. Ireland has an amazing employment opportunities for CAs

2. Ireland is a great country to live and work in with a strong Indian community
3. ICAI members have a pathway to CPA Ireland membership through an MRA
4. ICAI members should become CPAs while they assess the many job opportunities in Ireland. This shows intent and distinguishes the CV.
5. We can help candidates to tailor their CV for each opportunity and pay attention to key skills and experience required
Average salary in Ireland for CPA as per payscale is equivalent to INR 28.38 Lakhs per annum

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants India (ICA India), entered into a mutual recognition agreement (MRA) in October 2010. This agreement was renewed on Friday 5th October, 2018 in the offices of CPA Ireland. The agreement offers qualified members of each body to become a member of the other body, and to enjoy the benefits which each organisation offers.

You Can Become a CPA Without Leaving Home
CPA is one of the best known international accounting designations and Irish professional qualifications are held in high regard worldwide. By becoming a CPA you are joining a global network. Out of some two and a half million qualified accountants worldwide, one million plus are CPAs. The entire process is all online and can be completed from the comfort of your own home.

Member Benefits, Discounts and Professional Services
CPA Ireland provides members with a variety of benefits, discounts and professional services. The full range includes financial, health, publication, lifestyle, technical and professional benefits. Professional and technical resources will enable you to remain up to date and at the leading edge of your profession.

Estimated expenses INR 1 lakh or rather an investment for better future

Terms & Conditions
An ICAI member seeking admission to CPA Ireland should:
Be a holder of a recognised degree, or Have at least five years’ work experience, and have successfully completed: The ICAI examinations The ICAI Practical experience requirements Any other requirement as may be prescribed by ICAI from time to time, and
Be a member in Good standing and not currently subject to any disciplinary sanctions or investigations and have not been subject to any disciplinary sanctions in the past five years

CPA Ireland is not obliged to admit as its Member any Member of ICAI who:
(a) is a Member of ICAI by virtue of an MRA or any other mutual recognition arrangement with another professional body;
(b) is the subject of a current investigation into his or her professional conduct;
(c) has been subject to any disciplinary sanctions within the five years prior to their application.
MRA FAQs You can join CPA in 4 steps:
Step 1 Email PDF copies of all relevant documentation below to MRA Team Ireland
1. ICA India Letter of Goodstanding
2 Professional written letters of reference.
3. ID (Passport or Driving Licence)
4. ICA India Membership Certificate
Step 2. Complete and pass three online courses (available at €125 each) Overview of Irish Taxation Overview of Irish Law Strategy.
Once you have completed steps 1 and 2 above, you can then complete steps 3 and 4.
Step 3. Complete the Online MRA Application form
Step 4. Pay the Administration Fee of €200

Interested candidates may write to