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CAPA has 2 members in India, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI).

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India 

Established by an Act of Parliment for the purpose of regulating the profession of Chartered Accountants in India. ICAI came into existence on 1 July 1949 with the passing of the Chartered Accountants Act,1949. 

The ICAI functions through a network of 5 Regional offices and 105 Branches. The Institute also has 15 Chapters outside India and an office in Dubai. The Examinations of the Institute are held every six months at about 173 centres spread over 95 cities across the country besides Kathmandu and Dubai. 

Address: ICAI Bhawan, P O Box 7100, Indraprastha Marg
New Delhil 110002 
Country: INDIA 
Tel: 91-11-3011.0485 
Fax: 91-11-3011.0580
E-Mail: ia@icai.in , psp@icai.in

The Institute of Cost Accountants of India

The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (erstwhile The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India) was first established in 1944 as a company under the Indian Companies Act with the objective of promoting, regulating and developing the profession of Cost Accountancy. On 28th May 1959, the Institute was given statutory recognition by a Special Act of Parliament, namely, the Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959 as a statutory professional body for the regulation of the profession of cost and management accountancy.

It has since been continuously contributing to the growth of the industrial and economic climate of the country.

The head office of the Institute is situated in Kolkata and it operates through four regional councils situated in four metros namely Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi and Mumbai, as well as through 103 chapters situated in India and abroad.

Address: No 12 Sudder Street
West Bengal 700016
Country: INDIA 
Tel: 91-33-2252.1031 / 1034 / 1035 / 1492
Fax: 91-33-2252.7993 / 1026 
E-Mail: addlsecy.delhi@icwai.org , addsecy.kolkata@icwai.org