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Professional Standards Schemes

Associations with a current Professional Standards Scheme

The following table shows all professional associations with a Professional Standards Scheme in force. Learn more about associations that formerly had a Professional Standards Scheme and allowed it to expire without obtaining a new scheme. 

Click on any of the links below to download a file of the relevant scheme document(s).

AssociationsCurrent schemePrevious schemes

Association of Consulting Surveyors National Ltd

2020-2025

 

Australian Computer Society Inc

2019-2023

2016-2018+
2010-2015+

Australian Institute of Building Surveyors Ltd

2021-2026

 

Australian Property Institute Valuers Ltd

2021-2026

2016-2021
2016-2021
^
2010-2016+
2010-2015^

Bar Association of Queensland Ltd

2019-2024

2013-2019+

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Inc

Formerly known as Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

2019-2024

2014-2019 (ACT)
2014-2019 (NSW)
2014-2019 (NT)
2014-2019 (QLD)
2014-2019 (SA)
2014-2019 (VIC and TAS)
2014-2019 (WA)
2013-2014 (ACT)
2013-2014 (NSW)
2013-2014 (NT)
2013-2014 (QLD)
2013-2014 (SA)
2013-2014 (VIC)
2013-2014 (WA)
2008-2013 (ACT)+
2008-2013 (QLD)+
2007-2012 (SA)+
2007-2012 (VIC)+
2007-2012 (WA)+
2007-2012 (NSW)+
2007-2012 (NT)+
2001-2006 (NSW)
1997-2001 (NSW)

Chartered Surveyors Ltd

Formerly known as RICS Valuers Ltd

2016-2021+^

 

CPA Australia Ltd

2019-2024

2017-2019
2013-2017+
2008-2013 (ACT)
2008-2013 (NT)
2008-2013 (QLD)
2008-2013 (SA)
2008-2013 (VIC)
2008-2013 (WA)
2007-2012 (NSW)+
2001-2006 (NSW)
1997-2001 (NSW)

Institute of Public Accountants Ltd

2019-2021+

2013-2018^

Law Institute of Victoria Ltd

2016-2022+

2010-2016+

Law Society of NSW Ltd

2018-2023

2012-2018+
2006-2011
2000-2006+
1996-2000

Law Society of South Australia Inc

2017-2022^

2012-2017+

Law Society of Western Australia Inc

2019-2024

2014-2019

New South Wales Bar Association Ltd

2020-2025

2015-2020
2010-2015
2005-2010

Queensland Law Society Ltd

2016-2022+

2010-2016+

South Australian Bar Association Inc

2017-2022

2012-2017+

Strata Community Association (NSW) Ltd

2021-2026

 

Victorian Bar Inc

2019-2024

2014-2019
2008-2014+

Western Australian Bar Association Inc

2020-2025

2014-2020+

+ the expiration date of this scheme was extended for one year beyond its original term by application from the occupational association and subsequent authorisation of the responsible Minister (this may only occur once for each approved scheme term)

^ this scheme was amended by application from the occupational association, approval by the relevant Council and subsequent authorisation by the responsible Minister

+^ a combination of the two items above.