Protecting the public interest
Governance and standards
Our Council, Board and Committee structure governs us. The Council is ICAEW's supreme governing body, responsible for oversight of its activities. Council agrees ICAEW's strategy and budget, delegating day to day operations to committees and staff.
Our standards and behaviour
Our ethical behaviour is fundamental to maintaining ICAEW’s reputation, promoting trust and inspiring confidence in it and its members. Ethical behaviour is also part of our identity.
Public sector finances
Welcoming inclusion and diversity
Diversity at ICAEW
We are committed to diversity in the Chartered Accountancy profession and at ICAEW. We believe the profession, and our own organisation, does best when it reflects the society we serve.
International capacity building
A strong national accountancy profession can play an important role in a country's economic and business development. ICAEW is actively committed to the sustainable development of robust and independent national professions.