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Annual Report 2011/2012 Professional Standards Councils



Annual Report 2011/2012 Professional Standards Councils

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52 Professional Standards Councils Annual Report 2011-12 A u S tR A li A n C A P it A l te R R it o R y | n e w S o u th w A le S | n o R th e R n t e R R it o R y | Q u e e n S lA n d | S o u th A u S tR A li A | t A S m A n iA | V iC to R iA | w e S te R n A u S tR A li A vICTORIA SUmmARy DATA The Professional Standards Council of Victoria (Vic) approves schemes under the Professional Standards Act 2003 (Vic). Associations with schemes under this Act have a statutory obligation to submit an annual compliance report to the Council, covering implementation and monitoring of their risk management strategies, details of claims and insurance data, use of the Cover of Excellence trademark, and disclosure of limited liability. During 2011-12, there were 11 schemes in operation in Victoria, covering 11 occupational associations and seven occupational groups. Accountants CPA Australia (Vic) Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (Vic) barristers The NSW Bar Association operates under mutual recognition The South Australian Bar Association operates under mutual recognition The Victorian Bar Incorporated Solicitors Law Institute of Victoria The Law Society of South Australia operates under mutual recognition Engineers Engineers Australia (Vic) Information technology professionals Australian Computer Society operates under mutual recognition Surveyors The Professional Surveyors Occupational Association operates under mutual recognition valuers Australian Property Valuers Limited operates under mutual recognition There was one scheme application in progress during the reporting period.