Institute of Chartered Accountants of Namibia (ICAN)




Established in 1990, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Namibia (ICAN) stands as the foremost authority shaping Namibia’s accounting landscape. As the pinnacle professional accounting body, ICAN champions excellence, integrity, and diversity. 

Our mission is clear: to develop and uphold professional competence, reflect national demographics, and enable a unified voice on matters of importance. 

Proud members of the Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA) and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), ICAN is globally connected and committed to advancing the accounting profession in Namibia. Rooted in our dedication to promoting the interests of our members and the accounting profession as a whole, ICAN is at the forefront of defining and advancing accounting standards in Namibia.