Accounting bodies and organisations

The main accountant organisations

In the UK these are the main accounting bodies. Approach them to check an accountant is genuinely qualified or just for general advice. The ‘F’ or ‘A’ in the qualification stands for Fellow or Associate – a Fellow if more experienced. Contacts

Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales Qualification: FCA, ACA Tel: 020 7920 8100   Institute of Chartered Accountants, Scotland Qualification: CA Tel: 0131 347 0100

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Qualification: FCCA, ACCA Tel: 020 7396 5800


(will not be published)