Conceptual Frameworks

  • For-profit
  • Not-for-profit
  • Public Sector

For-profit

  • New Zealand Equivalent to the IASB Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting (2018 NZ Conceptual Framework) – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Jan 2020 (early adoption permitted)

    Date of issue: May 2018
  • Revocation of Tier 3 and Tier 4 For-profit Accounting Standards – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Apr 2015

    Date of issue: Mar 2015
  • New Zealand Equivalent to the IASB Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting 2010 – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Jan 2018

    Date of issue: Nov 2012

Not-for-profit

  • PBE Conceptual Framework – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Jan 2017 Tiers 1, 2 & 3

    Date of issue: May 2016
  • PBE Framework – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Apr 2015 Tier 1,2 & 3

    Date of issue: Oct 2014

Public sector

  • PBE Conceptual Framework - Effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Jan 2017 Tier 1,2 & 3

    Date of issue: May 2016
  • PBE Framework – This version is effective for reporting periods beginning 1 Apr 2015 Tier 1,2 & 3

    Date of issue: Oct 2014