No matter what your chosen career path is, you should maintain and develop your ethical competence. You can access an extensive range of ethics resources on our website. Professionalism is a dedication to work which requires a high level of skill and also a commitment to a set of principles centred on the public interest. At the heart of being a CPA(U) professional is the duty to serve the public interest. Compliance with the Code of Ethics will demonstrate your commitment to professionalism and ensure your continued employability.
Please click Code of ethics to view the Institute's Code of ethics.
IFAC Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants
The ‘Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants’, issued by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), establishes ethical requirements for professional accountants. All professional accountants need to be aware of this Code and ensure compliance with it.
For a copy of the IFAC Code of Ethics, click IFAC Code of Ethics
The Accountants Act, Cap 266
The Act establishes the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU) and sets out the functions of the ICPAU.
Click Accountants Act for the Accountants Act, Cap 266.