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Revised Scheme of Revalidation of Registration for CA Course

Initial registration for CA Common Proficiency Course (CPC), Intermediate (IPC) Course and Final Course are valid for 3 years, 4 years and 5 years respectively.

Revalidation of Registration for CA Course
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has announced the revised scheme of revalidation of registration for various levels of Chartered Accountancy (CA) Course viz. Common Proficiency Course (CPC), Intermediate (Integrated Professional Competence) Course and Final Course vide BoS/ Announcement/ 227/13.

Accordingly, initial registration for Common Proficiency Course (CPC), Intermediate (IPC) Course and Final Course are valid for 3 years, 4 years and 5 years respectively.

To create awareness, the CA institute has decided that no revalidation fees shall be charged till 31st December, 2013. In other words, all CA Final, IPC and CPC course students who have registered on or before 31st December, 2008, 2009 and 2010 respectively are advised to apply for revalidation before 31st December, 2013 without paying revalidation fee.


In case any student fails to apply for revalidation by 31st December, 2013 he/ she then shall have to pay the prescribed revalidation fee after 1st January, 2014 for revalidating the registration.

Common Proficiency Course (CPC)

CA CPC students: Initial registration for CA CPC is valid for 3 years. You have to pay Rs. 300 for each revalidation and each revalidation of registration of CA CPC course shall be valid for 3 years from the date of revalidation. Therefore, you should have to ensure that you have valid registration before filling examination form for Common Proficiency Test (CPT).

No Revalidation Fees: If you have registered on or before 31st December, 2010 then you may apply for revalidation without paying any revalidation fee till 31st December, 2013 so as to be eligible to appear in June, 2014 examinations onwards for 3 years from the date of revalidation.

However, those students who have registered earlier in Entrance/ Foundation/ Professional Education (Course – I) are required to register afresh in Common Proficiency Course (CPC) to pursue their studies in CA Course.

Intermediate (Integrated Professional Competence) Course

CA IPC Students: Initial registration for CA IPC (erstwhile CA IPCC) is valid for 4 years. You have to pay Rs. 400 for each revalidation and each revalidation of registration of CA Intermediate (IPC) course shall be valid for 4 years from the date of revalidation.

Thus, you are required to ensure before applying for admission to Intermediate (IPC) examination that you have valid registration.

No Revalidation Fees: If you have registered for the CA IPCC, now Intermediate (IPC) Course on or before 31st December, 2009 and completing 4 years validity period till 31st December, 2013 then you are advised to apply for revalidation before 31st December, 2013 without paying revalidation fee.

All students who switched over to CA Intermediate (IPC) Course from erstwhile Intermediate/ Professional Education (Course-II)/ Professional Competence Course (PCC) stream have valid registration period of 4 years and will be counted from the date of switch over to then IPCC, now Intermediate (IPC) Course.

Note that those students who have registered earlier in CA Intermediate/ Professional Education (Course – II) are required to convert to Intermediate (IPC) Course as per BoS/Announcement/227/10 effective from July 29, 2010 and onwards and CA PCC students are required to convert to Intermediate (IPC) Course as per the announcement dated 7th January, 2012.

Form for switchover to Intermediate (IPC) Course may be downloaded from download section of our blog cum website or you may visit the official website of ICAI www.icai.org for Conversion Form for Intermediate (IPC) Course.

Final Course

CA Final Students: Initial registration for CA Final is valid for 5 years. You have to pay Rs. 500 for each revalidation and each revalidation of registration of CA Final course shall be valid for 5 years from the date of revalidation.

Thus, you are required to ensure before applying for admission to CA Final examination that you have valid registration.

No Revalidation Fees: You may apply for revalidation of registration for CA Final course before 31st December, 2013 without paying revalidation fee. Note that all students who have registered for the CA Final Course on or before 31st December, 2008 (including shifted students of Final (Old) Course to Final (New) Course) are required to revalidate their CA Final Course registration.

Procedure for Revalidation: The request for revalidation shall be made in the below given format indicating the name of the Course (CPT/PCC/Intermediate (IPC) Course/Final), Registration Number, Date of Registration, Date of Expiry of Registration and duly signed by the registrant together with the prescribed fee, if applicable, by way of Demand Draft in fovour of The Secretary, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, payable at Mumbai/ Chennai/ Kolkata/ Kanpur/ New Delhi as the case may be and sent to the concerned Decentralized office from where registration was done.

Application for revalidation of Registration:

1. Name of the Candidate:
2. Registration No.:
3. Course undergoing currently:
4. Date of Registration to the current course:
5. Date of expiry of the current course registration:
6. Payment of Revalidation Fee Rs……. (in words ……)

Demand Draft No.____________ Date_______ Bank_________________

Signature of Student

Filled in applications to be sent to the respective Regional Office as under:

A) Eastern India Regional Council, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’,
7, Anandilal Poddar Sarani (Russell Street) KOLKATA - 700 071. Phone: 033-39893989, Fax: 033-30211145, E-mail: ero@icai.org

B) Western India Regional Council, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’, 27, Cuffe Parade, Colaba, MUMBAI - 400 005. Phone: 022-39893989, Fax: 022-39802953 E-mail: wro@icai.org

C) Northern India Regional Council, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’, 52-54, Institutional Area, Vishwas Nagar, Shahdara, Near Karkardooma Courts, DELHI – 110 032 Phone: 011-39893990, 30210601 Fax: 011-30210680, E-mail: nro@icai.org

D) Southern India Regional Council, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’, 122, M.G. Road, Post Box No. 3314, Nungambakkam, CHENNAI - 600 034 Phone: 044-39893989, Fax:044- 30210355, E-mail: sro@icai.org

E) Central India Regional Council, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’, Post Box No. 314, 16/77B, Civil Lines, Behind Reserve Bank of India, KANPUR - 208 001. Phone: 0512-3989398, Fax: 0512-3011193, E-mail: cro@icai.org



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