Disciplinary Committee

The establishment of the Disciplinary Committee is provided for under Section 74 of the Accountants Act of 2008. The functions of the Disciplinary Committee are to hear and determine:

  • any disciplinary action initiated by the Institute against a chartered accountant or a Member who has contravened any provision of the Code of Ethics or any provision of this Act; or
  • any complaint or allegation made by any person against a chartered accountant or a Member.

The Disciplinary Committee comprises 6 members: Chairperson, Vice Chairperson and four Chartered Accountants elected by members at the Annual General Meeting of the Institute. The
Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson of Disciplinary Committee should be legal practitioners qualified to hold, or who held, high Judicial Office.