To provide an organisation for ASEAN Accountants for the further advancement of the status of the profession in the region with the view to establishing an ASEAN philosophy on the accounting profession.
About the Malaysian Institute of Accountants
Established under the Accountants Act 1967, MIA is the national accountancy body that regulates, develops, supports and enhances the integrity, status and interests of the profession in Malaysia. MIA accords the Chartered Accountant Malaysia or C.A. (M) designation to a professional in accountancy, business and finance with a recognised qualification and relevant work experience.
Working closely alongside businesses, MIA connects its membership to an unmatched range of information resources, events, professional development and networking opportunities. Presently, there are more than 35,500 members making their strides in businesses across all industries in Malaysia and around the world.
MIA’s international outlook and connections are reflected in its membership of regional and international professional organisations such as the ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA), and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).
To regulate and develop the accountancy profession to support economic growth and nation building
To be a globally recognised Professional Accountancy Organisation (PAO) in regulating and developing the profession for nation building
Integrity, Mutual Trust & Respect, Professionalism, Accountability, Commitment, Teamwork, Sustainability (IMPACTS)
Section 6 of the Accountants Act 1967 (the Act) states that the functions of the Institute shall be: