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Public Agenda and Papers for AUASB Meeting 135 are now available

The Public Agenda and Papers for AUASB Meeting 135, to be held on 14 June 2023, are now available. Public gallery attendance will be by videoconference only.  Members of the public wishing to join the public sessions must register their interest


Recent Update to AUASB Digital Standards Portal

The AUASB has recently updated the Digital Standards Portal (“the portal”) to reflect the suite of AUASB Standards effective for the financial year ending 30 June 2023. To enable users to effectively find a standard that is applicable for a particular reporting period, a useful tab named “By Reporting Period” allows users to filter the standards using a reporting date filter. Click here to try it now.


Public Agenda for AUASB meeting 14 June 2023 is now available

The Public Agenda for AUASB meeting 135 is now available.


AUASB Roundtables to obtain feedback on ED ISA 570 (Revised) Going Concern

The AUASB has released a Consultation Paper seeking public comment by 14 August 2023 on the IAASB’s Exposure Draft on International Standard on Auditing (ISA) 570 (Revised), Going Concern.

The proposed amendments will impact all audit engagements and now is the time to have your say. In addition, we will take this opportunity to provide stakeholders with information regarding the proposed sustainability assurance standard.

To facilitate gathering feedback from stakeholders, the AUASB is holding roundtables in Melbourne, Sydney and online in July and August.


Stakeholder database updates 2023

The Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) and Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AUASB)  are conducting a review of our stakeholder database, to ensure our records of stakeholders are up  to date.


The recording of the AASB-AUASB Dialogue Series on navigating going concern disclosures in financial reports and the relevant auditor's responsibilities is now available on the AASB website.

The AASB and AUASB, jointly with CPA Australia and CA ANZ held a Dialogue Series on Wednesday, 10 May 2023 to discuss issues related to going concern disclosures and auditing. The recording of this session is now available on the AASB website




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