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The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU) invites you for an International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) Workshop.


DATE: 18 - 19 OCTOBER 2018


TIME: 8:00 AM TO 5:00 PM




High quality and transparent public sector financial information makes government more accountable and is a key part of good public financial management. The best available approach to public sector financial reporting is to use IPSAS standards. IPSAS financial statements provided comprehensive financial information about government and public sector services, including information on the full costs of operation, sources of government revenue, assets like receivables and non-current assets and liabilities such as loan debt.




The workshop will enable participants to:

  • Understand and apply IPSAS principles, concepts and knowledge
  • Produce and interprete IPSAS financial statements and information (in both cash and accrual basis)
  • Entrench IPSAS standards within public sector organisations
  • Appreciate the lessons learned in practical implementation of IPSAS




  • Accountants and Auditors in the Central Government Ministries, Local Governments, Departments & Agencies.
  • Accountants and Auditors in Parastatals, State Enterprises, Commissions and Authorities.
  • Preparers of IPSAS financial statements
  • Public sector project managers responsible for IPSAS implementation
  • Internal and external auditors, Accountancy Trainers, ICPAU Members & Students



  • Introduction to IPSASs
  • Cash-basis IPSAS
  • IPSAS 1 Presentation of Financial Statements
  • IPSAS 2 Cash Flow Statements
  • IPSAS 24 Presentation of Budget Information in Financial Statements
  • IPSAS 23 Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions (Taxes and Transfers)
  • IPSAS 9 Revenue from Exchange Transactions
  • IPSAS 17 Property, Plant and Equipment
  • IPSAS 12 Inventories
  • IPSAS 19 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets
  • Transitioning to the Accrual Basis of Accounting
  • Lessons learnt and practical challenges



Seminar Fees (Meals and refreshment inclusive):

  • Members and Students of ICPAU – UGX 280,000
  • Non-members – UGX 320,000


Payments can be by: Cheque/Direct Credit

Account Name: Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda

Account Number: 9030005648709

Bank: Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited

Branch: Forest Mall, Rotary Avenue, Kampala

Bank’s Postal Address: 7131, Kampala, Uganda

Swift Code: SBICUGKX

Deadline for booking Tuesday, 16 October 2018



For your booking and further information, click the "Book Now" button below or contact:


Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda

Plot 42 Bukoto Street, Kololo, P.O. Box 12464, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: 0393–262-333, 0393–266-920, 0393-265-590 Fax: 0414-540389

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