Why choose us

The IIA–Australia is uniquely positioned to provide independent External Assessment services to Chief Audit Executives, Audit Committees and Chief Executive Officers in both corporate organisations and the public sector.

The IIA–Australia is well-placed to assist clients requiring a review of their Internal Audit function. It is independent, has an international standing and profile, has a proven methodology specific to internal auditing, and access to benchmarks and best practice guides. 

The IIA–Australia is the leading provider of External Assessment services in Australia.


Our key points of difference are:

  • The IIA-Australia prides itself on its clear independence. The IIA–Australia does not provide other types of internal audit services other than training, and thus can be seen to have no conflicts of interest in terms of a review of an organisation’s Internal Audit function.
  • The IIA–Australia has been performing External Assessments in Australia since 2002 and all our assessors are hand-picked internal audit experts who have held senior Internal Audit management positions.
  • As part of IIA–Global, the IIA–Australia has access to a wide network of highly skilled and experienced Internal Audit practitioners extensively supported by global networks and leading edge research.
  • The IIA–Australia offers External Assessment services as a fixed price arrangement and completes reviews within the prescribed timeframe and cost
  • Our client surveys boast an average score of 98% and many Chief Audit Executives say they wish they had arranged the External Assessment earlier.
  • The IIA–Australia receives extremely positive feedback for its External Assessment service as the following table shows:
Stakeholder Feedback Area
Average Rating
The review covered the agreed objectives 98%
The review was completed in a timely way 100%
The disruption of our daily activities was minimised   98%
The consultant demonstrated technical proficiency 98%
The consultant was constructive, courteous and professional   98%
The report was objective, accurate and solution–focused   98%
The report was of a good standard and quality presentation
The report was delivered in a timely way
The review has potential to add value to our organisation
IIA administration and co–ordination was timely and efficient
Overall, how do you rate our service 98%

Contact Us

Looking to find out more about Quality, contact:
Manager, Quality Services

Level 7, 133 Castlereagh Street, Sydney NSW 2000

E: quality@iia.org.au
T: +61 2 9267 9155
M: 0421 915 354
Toll Free: 1800 236 366 (outside Sydney)