B.C.’s professional accounting bodies, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC (ICABC), the Certified
General Accountants Association of BC (CGA-BC), and the Certified Management Accountants Society of BC
(CMABC) have established the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC). CPA legislation
received Royal Assent in B.C. on March 25, 2015 and was proclaimed on June 24, 2015.