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December Update

The  December 2019 AUASB Update Newsletter is now available.

• The AUASB’s response to the Parliamentary Inquiry into the Regulation of Auditing in Australia
• The latest AUASB Research Reports
• Details of ASIC’s Audit Inspection Report for 2018-19
• Highlights and the podcast from our most recent AUASB meeting
• An International Update address the latest news on LCE’s and the Brydon review.

September 2019 Update

The  September 2019  newsletter is now available.


  • AUASB Survey on the revision of Guidance Statements
  • Summary of the feedback on AUASB Less Complex Entities survey
  • AUASB Submissions to the IAASB
  • Meeting Highlights and podcast
  • AUASB articles on climate-related risks
  • International update

June Update

Click here for the latest AUASB Update and check out our new format as well as recent AUASB submissions and articles, details of our recent meetings and links to a number of relevant International Auditing and Assurance Items of Interest.

We welcome feedback on the new format or queries about any of the details via email.

December 2018 Update

The December 2018 newsletter is now available.

May 2018 Update

The May 2018 newsletter is now available.


  • Upcoming events including joint AASB-AUASB Perth Forums
  • Meeting Highlights and podcast
  • ASA 102 reissued
  • AUASB article on improving transparency
  • International update

February Update

The February 2018 newsletter is now available.


  • AUASB Submission to the Monitoring Group
  • AUASB Agenda Consultation Forums Overview
  • AUASB Submission to NZAuASB on ED 2017-2 The Audit of Service Performance Information
  • New AUASB Members appointed
  • AUASB Board Meeting
  • International update

October Update

The October 2017 newsletter is now available.


  • AUASB Agenda Consultation Forums
  • Perth Roundtable: Enhanced Auditor's Report – feedback session
  • The new enhanced Auditor's Report – responding to questions at AGMs
  • New Auditor Reporting FAQs available
  • ASAE 3500 Performance Engagements issued
  • AUASB Strategy
  • September board meeting
  • International update

August Update

The August 2017 newsletter is now available.


  • ISA 540 submission
  • AUASB Bulletin: Auditor review reports – the impact of the new auditor reporting requirements
  • CA ANZ Presentation: Responding to NOCLAR
  • July board meeting
  • International update

July Update

The July 2017 newsletter is now available.


  • Auditor Reporting Requirements now in effect
  • New Auditor Reporting FAQs available
  • New amending standard ASA 2017-1 issued
  • Auditor Responsibility Statements updated
  • New Release: Audit Committees: A guide to good practice, 3rd Edition
  • International update