CAPA has 1 ordinary member in the Philippines, Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants
The accounting profession gained formal recognition in this country with the enactment on March 17, 1923 of the first Accountancy Law (Act No. 3105). The Accountancy Act of 1923, was superceeded by the Accountancy Act of 1967 known as the Public Act no. 5166. This Act governs the standardisation of accounting education, the examination for registration of CPAs, and the regulation of the practice of accountancy in the Philippines.
In 1988, by government mandate - PICPA implemented the integration of the Philippine accountancy profession.