The Association was set up on 28 June 1995, by the unanimous agreement of the Parliament of Catalonia, through Act 7/1995, reinstating the institution created in 1931 as the Association of Chartered Accountants of Catalonia. It is a Catalan corporation governed by public law formed by qualified Chartered Accountants who can carry out their professional activities in Catalonia, including the auditing profession.
The basic aim of the Association is to to defend the interests of the profession, ensuring that the professional activity of its members responds to the needs of society and guaranteeing the fulfilment of best practices and ethical obligations of professionals.
Auditing professionals, through their independence of criterion, training and professional experience, guarantee the reliability and transparency of financial information. For this reason the Association provides continuous training to its members in all fields of the profession, and to their staff and partners, providing them with technical support and updating their knowledge to allow them to correctly perform their tasks as auditors.