COVID-19 Updates

Welcome to IFIAR’s dedicated page for sharing public information relating to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Please see below for latest information, updates, and developments from IFIAR Members and other regulators. While all Members’ mandates include audit oversight, some Members also have responsibilities related to financial reporting or corporate governance. To ensure the effectiveness of this resource, all publications on this page have been grouped by general type.

This page will be updated on an ongoing basis so please check back regularly for the latest information.

Announcements about Regulators’ Operations and other announcements

Australia

2021

2020

Austria

Belgium

2020

Brazil

2020

Canada

2020

Chinese Taipei

  •  June 3: SFB published its press release which says that Public companies should consider the possible impact of COVID-19 epidemic on business operations and make appropriate disclosures on the footnotes of financial reports.

Denmark

2020

Dubai

2020

Finland

2020

France

2020

Greece

2020

Japan

2020

Korea

2021

  •  February 3: FSC announced its specific policy agenda for this year, which aims to support COVID-19 recovery and ensure financial stability while seeking innovation in the financial industry.

2020

Luxembourg

2020

Malaysia

2020

Norway

2020

South Africa

2020

Sweden

2020

Switzerland

2020

  • FAOA Reaction to the Coronavirus: Many FAOA employees are currently working from home to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. During this time, the FAOA remains fully functional and fulfils its legal mandate. You can reach FAOA employees by phone or e-mail, as usual.

Thailand

2020

United Kingdom

2020

United States

2020

Announcements about Audit

Albania

Australia

2020

Botswana

2020

Brazil

2020

Canada

2020

Chinese Taipei

2020

Europe

2020

France

2020

Georgia

Gibraltar

Greece

2020

Ireland

2020

Italy

2020

Japan

2020

Korea

2020

Luxembourg

2021

2020

Malaysia

2020

Mauritius

2020

The Netherlands

2020

New Zealand

2020

Portugal

2020

Singapore

2020

South Africa

2020

Switzerland

2020

Ukraine

2020

United Kingdom

2020

United States

2020

Announcements about Financial Reporting and Filing Deadlines

Australia

2020

Belgium

2020

Chinese Taipei

2020

Europe

2020

Georgia

2020

Japan

2020

Luxembourg

2021

Malaysia

2020

New Zealand

2020

Philippines

2020

2021

Saudi Arabia

2020

Singapore

2020

South Africa

2020

Thailand

2020

Turkey

2020

Ukraine

2020

United Kingdom

2021

2020

United States

2020

Announcements from IFIAR

Information from the Profession