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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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READ OUR LATEST NEWS POSTS

Boost for Mafeteng dairy farmers

Bereng Mpaki THE Lesotho National Dairy Board (LNDB) has reopened the Mafeteng Milk Collection Centre after seven years of inactivity. The 1 500-litre facility, had been inactive following a bitter fallout over pricing among other issues...

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Standard Bank supports learners

Bereng Mpaki STANDARD Lesotho Bank’s Private Banking branch in Maseru recently hosted a career guidance and financial management session for Makola High School Form E pupils. The initiative, which is part of the bank’s corporate social i...

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Vodacom launches game changing service

Nthatuoa Koeshe VODACOM recently launched the M-Pesa Mokhatlo Savings Account, another game changing facility that will bolster the already thriving mobile money platform M-Pesa. The new innovation was launched at a recent colourful cock...

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WASCO struggles to collect M140 million from ...

Bereng Mpaki THE Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) is struggling to collect M140 million in revenue owed by its clients, newly appointed chief executive Futho Hoohlo has revealed. He did not, however, indicate over what period the custo...

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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.

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