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Assurance & Audit

Independence, professionalism and efficiency are integral parts of the Cardell Assurance & Audit process.

Our assurance and audit services offer you an independent and professional overview of your operations.

Australian Auditing standards require our team to have a deep knowledge of your business, the regulatory and economic environment in which it operates, its control processes and associated systems.

Proactivity on our part will ensure that your business benefits from the assurance and audit process in productivity, profitability and reduced risk.

As an authorised audit company comprising Registered Company Auditors, our services include:

  • External audits or reviews undertaken in accordance with Australian Auditing Standards as required by the following legislation:​
    • Corporations Act 2001​
    • Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission Act 2012
    • Incorporated Association Reform Act (Vic) 2012
    • Co-operatives National Law Application Act 2013
    • Other specific legislation
  • Other assurance services:
    • Trust account audits including solicitors, real estate agents and accountants
    • Public and private ancillary funds
    • Acquittal audits
    • Internal audits
    • Payroll audits
    • Investigations
    • Risk management reviews
    • Compliance reviews
    • Internal reporting reviews
  • Preparation of financial reports, including advice regarding application of Australian Accounting Standards

Our client profile includes both for-profit and not-for-profit entities comprising:

  • Large Pty Ltd companies
  • Reporting small Pty Ltd companies
  • AFSL (Australian Financial Services Licence) holders
  • Companies limited by guarantee
  • Co-operatives
  • Incorporated associations
  • Self-Managed Superannuation Funds
  • Trust account holders, including solicitors, real estate agents and accountants
  • Public and private ancillary funds
  • Any other entity with the need for an audit or review