Welcome to CIMA Australasia

CIMA Australasia Level 7, Suite 702 5 Hunter St, Sydney NSW 2000
T. +61 (0)2 9376 9900
CIMA New Zealand
T. +64 (0) 48017132 or 0800 246269 (NZ freephone)

CIMA is the world’s largest professional body of management accountants offering the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. If you are considering a career in business and finance, the CIMA qualification will open doors with employers all over the world. As a CIMA management accountant you’ll earn more and go further. Many of our members have used their CIMA qualification to work in Australia and New Zealand. See our international brief for recognition details.

  • Joining CIMA

    Anyone can study CIMA, whether you’re new to business and finance or an experienced professional. Increase your chances of career success by studying with CIMA to become a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

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  • Studying CIMA

    Studying CIMA

    As a CIMA student, we want to help you by providing the support you need to reach your goal of qualifying as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

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  • Being a CGMA

    Being a CGMA

    As a CGMA, you get access to a wide range of benefits and services to keep you at the forefront of your profession, including professional development resources to equip you with the skills you need throughout your career. - explore what’s available to you and ensure you’re making the most of your membership.

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    Part of what makes CIMA special is the wide global network of partners we work with. We have entered into a mutual recognition agreement with CPA Australia to provide recognition of their respective members’ prior qualifications.

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A world of opportunity

Take the step forward

Book an appointment with one of our counsellors and find out how the CIMA qualification can power up your career. Call +61 (0)2 9376 9900 9.00am-5.00pm Monday to Friday. If you are in New Zealand, call +64 (0) 48017132 or freephone in NZ 0800 246269 11.00am - 7.00pm Monday to Friday

Alternatively, phone our UK contact team on +44 (0)20 8849 2251 between 9.00pm-4.00am AEST Monday to Friday.

Your journey towards qualifying as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) could be fast-tracked, thanks to our various fast track entries including Master Gateways, TAFE pathways, and more.

95% of students and members in Australia, and 98% of members in New Zealand are expecting a salary increase in the next year. Find out what you are worth through our salary survey 2016.

Many of our members have used their CIMA qualification to work in Australia and New Zealand. See our international brief for recognition details.


Centre Of Excellence

CIMA has established a centre of excellence (COE) in Sydney to engage innovative research being undertaken in Australasia. The COE will collaborate with universities, the public sector and key industry players in this region to ensure the areas of research and related outputs are market driven and relevant.

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Interested to know more about CIMA Australasia regional governance structures?

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IFRS Certificate Programme

The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), issued by the International Accounting Standard Board (IASB), are becoming the global accounting standard for how companies prepare financial statements. The IFRS Certificate Programme gives participants the skills to compete effectively in today’s global business environment.

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Local Information

  • CIMA Events

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  • The Association

    Are you a CIMA member confused about The Association of International Professional Accountants? Here are some slides to illustrate the Association Governance structure and how it reports into the founding bodies of CIMA and AICPA. The unified vision is to be the most Influential Body of Professional Accountants.

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