IIA-Australia is represented on a number of prominent working groups, regional and global committees in Australia and abroad.


IIA-Australia is a member of:
  • The ASX Corporate Governance Council
  • OB/7 Working group on Australian Risk Standard 31000 and related pronouncements
  • MB/4 - Working group on the 8000 series on Corporate Governance

IIA-Australia also maintains regular dialogue with regulators, standard setters, industry bodies, external audit bodies and academia right across the country as part of its outreach program. This program aims to increase awareness of the role and nuances of the internal audit profession and to participate in guidance and training to internal audit's greatest stakeholders.

IIA - Regional

Regionally, Australia is represented in the Asian Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditors (ACIIA). ACIIA is a confederation of 18 IIA affiliates in the Asia Pacific region comprising: IIA-Australia, IIA Azerbaijan, IIA China, IIA Hong Kong China, IIA India, IIA Indonesia, IIA Fiji, IIA Japan, IIA Korea, IIA Malaysia, IIA New Zealand, IIA Pakistan, IIA Papua New Guinea, IIA Philippines, IIA Singapore, IIA Sri Lanka, IIA Chinese Taiwan and IIA Thailand.

ACIIA’s vision is to be the regional voice of the internal auditing profession: advocating its value, promoting best practice, and providing exceptional service to its members.

Mark Harrison PMIIA CIA CRMA is Secretary (part of the Executive) for ACIIA, being elected in November 2017.

IIA - Global

Below is a comprehensive list of the global committees in which IIA-Australia is involved.

Global Committees Representation

  • Academic Relations Committee

  • Committee of Research and Education Advisors

  • Global Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee

  • Information Technology Guidance Committee

  • International Board of Directors

  • Professional Certifications Board

  • Public Sector Guidance Committee