SMSF auditors

Regulatory guidance

ASIC has published ASIC Regulatory Guide 243 Registration of self-managed superannuation fund auditors (RG 243). This guide:

  • explains how to apply for registration as an approved SMSF auditor and the requirements for registration, and
  • gives guidance on the continuing legal obligations of approved SMSF auditors.

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You can find step-by-step user guides about ASIC Connect and managing your SMSF auditor registration online on our SMSF auditor user guide page.
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What's new

Industry funding

ASIC has released its Cost Recovery Implementation Statement (CRIS), which includes estimated costs for ASIC’s 2017-18 regulatory activities. 6 Oct, 17-334MR

Review of 31 December 2016 financial reports

ASIC has announced the results from a review of the 31 December 2016 financial reports of 90 listed and other public interest entities. 17-219MR, 30 June

Inspection of audits for 2015–16

ASIC has released the results of its audit firm inspections for the 18 months to 31 December 2016, as well as three information sheets related to improving audit quality and our inspection process. 17-214MR, 29 June

Communicating ASIC’s findings from audit files,

This new regulatory guide provides transparency on our criteria and process for communicating financial reporting and audit findings. 17-200MR, 23 June

More releases on financial reporting and audit

Last updated: 20/10/2014 12:00