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+ Certificate of Fitness (Certificate of Good Standing)

Further information about Certificates of Fitness (also known in other jurisdictions as Certificates of Good Standing) can be found here.

+ CPD Recordings for sale

+ External Examiners

+ Legal Costs Information

+ Make a complaint

Further information about Complaints can be found here.

+ Mandatory CPD

Further information about Mandatory CPD requirements can be found here.

Annual CPD Certificate - no later than 31 March
Supplementary CPD Certificate - no later than 30 June
Application for a CPD Exemption - up to 31 March

+ Membership

+ Practising Certificates

+ Services for Practitioners

+ Trust Accounts

This area is under constant review and 2021 dates will be provided soon.

Further information about Trust Accounts can be found here.

  • Notification 72 - due 23 April 2020
    Appointment or termination of an External Examiner (r72).

  • Self-Assessment Checklist - to be provided to the External Examiner
    Practitioners / practices who have received entrusted money during the reporting. Complete and provide to your external examiner when you engage them.

  • Annual Declaration - Persons Authorised to Effect Withdrawals (r55(2)(b) - due 4 August 2020
    In the normal course of business it is the Examiner, because it is their report who will submit the report. However it is the practitioner who is ultimately responsible to ensure the report is submitted. (Final report to include Annual Declaration Part A, B and the Self-Assessment Check List).

Ad hoc reporting requirements

  • Notification 73 - within 14 days
    Closure of general, controlled and/or investment trust accounts (including information required under r55(2).

Last modified: 14/07/2020 10:21 AM

Office details

Office: 3/6 Lindsay St. Darwin NT 0800
Post: GPO Box 2388 Darwin NT 0801
ABN: 62 208 314 893


Please note that the Society does not offer legal advice.

A list of lawyers can be found here.

Telephone: (08) 8981 5104