Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants


The Council and Committees

The Council

The affairs of the Institute are managed by the Council in accordance with the provisions of the Act, the rules and regulations and any lawful resolutions passed at a general meeting of the Institute. The Council membership consists of the following persons:

Three Ministerial Appointees

  • Six members of good standing in the Institute, at least two of whom shall be a member in public practice, two of whom shall be outside of public practice and all of whom must be resident in Botswana and who shall be elected to be members of the Council at the annual general meeting.
  • Accounting Technicians Representative
  • The Northern Committee Chairman

An elected member of the council shall, unless he vacates his office earlier, hold office for a period of two years from the date of his election. The Council has power to appoint Committees to assist the Council in performing its functions and at present, has the following committees, whose chairpersons shall be members of the Council.