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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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Ditch Moz power deal: LCCI

  Bereng Mpaki LESOTHO must abandon its power purchasing agreement (PPA) with Mozambique and re-negotiate an improved deal with South Africa in order to reduce power costs that are burdening consumers, the Lesotho Chamber of Commerce a...
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Mokhotlong dairy farmers dream big

  Bereng Mpaki THE MOKHOTLONG community’s hopes of self-sufficiency and viable income generation have been boosted as a M5.5 million commercial dairy project funded by Letšeng Diamonds nears completion. The project by the 29-member Lip...
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Letšeng Diamonds rescues school

  Bereng Mpaki MOLUMONG Primary School learners and teachers can now look forward to decent and hygienic ablution facilities courtesy of a recent donation of Ventilated Improved Pit (VIP) toilets by Letšeng Diamonds. Located in the Maj...
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We need to talk about money

  Thakane Shale MONEY, wealth, finances however you may want to refer to the subject there is no denying that it is a touchy topic. I need to ask, why are we so ashamed of talking about money. In fact, not only are we ashamed of having...
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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.