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The Lesotho Institute of Accountants (L.I.A) was established by the Accountants Act of 1977, which gives the institute the mandate of regulating the accountancy practice in Lesotho. Our mission is to develop, enhance and effectively regulate the accounting profession in Lesotho through: Provision of internationally recognized relevant education and training programmes, as well as ensuring compliance.

ABOUT LIA

Learn more about the LIA's history. mission and vision and our core features

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PROVISION FOR EDUCATION

Our core feature is to develop professional accounting syllabus, facilitate and monitor training

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REGULATON OF THE PRACTICE

We award membership certificates to qualifying accountants and develop standards

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BECOME A LIA MEMBER

Become part of the national organization by registering your membership today

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OUR ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Our annual conference will be held this year for all accountants and professionals alike.

The Lesotho Institute of Accountants (LIA) was established by the Accountants Act of 1977, which gives the institute the mandate of regulating the Accountancy practice in Lesotho

This responsibility can farther be broken don into the following functions: 

The Lesotho Institute of Accountants (LIA) was established by the Accountants Act of 1977, which gives the institute the mandate of regulating the Accountancy practice in Lesotho

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Letšeng recovers two large diamonds

Bereng Mpaki GEM Diamonds Ltd has announced the recovery of two diamonds bigger than 100 carats from its flagship Letšeng Mine in Mokhotlong. In a statement issued earlier this week, the British firm said it had recovered a high-quality 104...
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Standard Bank invests in children

  Mamohlakola Letuka and Bereng Mpaki STANDARD Bank Lesotho (SLB) this week donated M200 000 to St Cecilia Orphanage for AIDS Orphans and Abandoned Children towards the centre’s operations. The orphanage which is located in Ha Buasono,...
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LNDC heads for Japan-Africa indaba

Bereng Mpaki THE Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) will lead a high powered delegation of private sector representatives to the second Japan-Africa Business Forum in Tokyo, Japan from 25 to 26 July. The LNDC, which is currentl...
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Campaign spotlights domestic tourism

Mamohlakola Letuka BASOTHO have been urged to embrace domestic tourism as part of initiatives towards greater wealth distribution and growing the country’s economy. The call was made by the Lesotho Tourism Development Corporation (LTDC) who...
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OUR FUNCTIONS

Provision for Education

  • Develop professional accounting syllabus
  • Facilitate and monitor training of the syllabus
  • Facilitate and manage professional accounting examinations
  • Award professional accounting qualifications

Provision for Education

  • Award membership certificates to qualifying accountants
  • Develop practicing rules, regulations and ethical guidelines
  • Develop accounting standards
  • Monitor compliance with the performance standards

COMMITTEE EDUCATION

ACCOUNTANCY AS A CAREER

Accountancy is an occupation based on unique body of specialized knowledge. Members of the profession provide a service that can be relied upon by users from diverse backgrounds, and therefore the professionals are expected to posses intellectual, analytical and advisory skills, contributing value to their clients/principals.