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MEMBERSHIP

Thank you for your interest in the Association Of Filipino Canadian Accountants, BC Chapter (AFCA-BC)

Our membership includes designated accountants and students with various accounting bodies in Canada, United States and the Philippines and are working in various capacities in private industry, education, government and not for profit organizations.


To qualify for Regular Membership:


1 ) You must be of Filipino ancestry and you are either

           a) A designated accountant.
           b) Holder of a University/College degree.
           c) Enrolled in an accounting designation program.
           d) Employed or engaged in a business related to the accounting field.

2) Agrees to abide by the By-Laws and rules established by the Association.

 

Other than full Regular Memberships, we also accept Affiliate and Auxiliary Memberships.

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WHY IT PAYS TO BE A MEMBER

  • Expand your network of friendships, professional, and business contacts

  • Access relevant and cost effective continuing professional education and development courses

  • Benefit from mentors and member insights to accounting careers in Canada

  • Learn transition strategies to Canadian business culture, professional ethics, and career life balance

  • Develop facilitation and team building skills through active participation in committees

  • Gain confidence in presentations and public speaking

  • Enhance leadership skills by serving as a volunteer officer or director

  • Participate in group social events (e.g. annual summer picnic and Christmas party)

Benefits
Member Type

Regular Member 

 

  • Is of Filipino descent.

  • One of the following:

    • Is a designated accountant.

    • Holder of University / College accounting degree.

    • Enrolled in an accounting designation program.

    • Employed and engaged in an accounting related field.

  • Has applied for membership as a Regular Member in accordance with the By-Laws and has paid the prescribed membership fee.

  • Has agreed to abide by the By-Laws and rules of the Association.

     Annual membership dues - $40

Affiliate Member 

  • Is not of Filipino descent.

  • Is a designated accountant, or a holder of University / College accounting degree, or enrolled in an accounting designation program, or employed and engaged in accounting related field.

  • Has applied for membership as an Affiliate Member in accordance
    with the By-Laws.

  • Has agreed to abide by the By-Laws and rules of the Association.

    Annual membership dues - $30

Honorary  Member 

  • Has rendered exemplary services to the Association, either in the advancement of its objectives or its general welfare, or by significant contributions to the Association.

  • The Executive Council believes that said Honorary Member can contribute in the advancement of the Associations objectives, and its general welfare; or has been nominated by any Regular Member and approved by the Executive Council.

    Annual membership dues - None

Auxiliary

 Member 

 Is the spouse or partner of a Regular Member or Affiliate Member.

  Annual membership dues - None

Membership Types 

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