Registration as a Registered Candidate Auditor

Application for registration as a Registered Candidate Auditor is made on the ADP application form. This form is available on our website and should be, completed, and signed by the applicant and the Oversight Registered Public Auditor (ORPA), and thereafter emailed to us, together with the following:

  • the appropriate proof of payment;
  • copy of your ID documents;
  • PAO letter of good standing
  • PAAB registered public accountant certificate (RPAcc); and
  • PAO membership certificate.

The documentation must be emailed to us at [email protected] .

There is a once off registration fee payable on application. Should you prefer to make payment electronically, the PAAB’s Nostro banking details are as follows:


Bank:                                Standard Chartered Bank

Branch:                            Africa Unity Square

Account Number:         8740408495000

Swift Code:                     SCBLZWHXXXX


Processing of application forms normally takes between five to seven days from receipt of the correctly completed application forms and correct fees. Submission of an incomplete application form, or the wrong fees, will cause delays.

On approval of your application, you will receive a letter confirming your registration as a Registered Candidate Auditor together with an ADP welcome pack.

If you experience any difficulty in completing the form, please address your queries to the ADP Administrator at [email protected].

Click the link below to download the Audit Development Programme Resources:

PAAB Audit Development Programme Booklet

The Audit Development Programme At A Glance

PAAB ADP RCA Registration Form 2023

ADP Fees Structure

ADP Eligibility Criteria