Consultation on the adoption of International Standards on Auditing

Policy field(s)
Internal Market, Business environment / external audit

Target group(s)
All citizens, organisations and public authorities are encouraged to contribute to this consultation

Period of consultation
From 22.06.2009 to 15.10.2009

Objective of the consultation
The European Commission is considering the adoption of the International Standards on Auditing(ISA) issued by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) for the statutory audits of EU private entities. Following an analysis of the comments received to the consultation paper the Commission may decide to adopt the ISAs.

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Consultation on the adoption of International Standards on Auditing DeutschEnglish

Reference documents and other, related consultations
Study by the University of Duisburg-Essen – June 2009: Evaluation of the possible adoption of ISAs in the EU EnglishEnglish

Contact details
Responsible service: DG Internal market and Services, Unit F4 - Auditing
E-mail: markt-consultation-isa@ec.europa.eu
Postal address: European Commission, Auditing Unit-F4, SPA 2/JII - 01/112, BE-1049 Brussels, Belgium

Number of responses received to this consultation
89 responses have been received in total. Two of the respondents requested that their response remains anonymous.

View the contributions
In the interests of transparency, organisations have been invited to provide the public with relevant information about themselves by registering in the Commission's Interest Representative Register and subscribing to its Code of Conduct. If the organisation is not registered, the submission is published separately from the registered organisations.

Results of consultation and next steps
  • Summary of contributions PDFDeutschEnglishFrançais

Last update: 06-07-2011