ISA (NZ) 706 (Revised) Emphasis of Matter Paragraphs and Other Matter Paragraphs in the Independent Auditor's Report

  • Auditing

Deals with with additional communication in the auditor’s report when the auditor considers it necessary to:

  • Draw users’ attention to a matter or matters presented or disclosed in the financial statements that are of such importance that they are fundamental to users’ understanding of the financial statements; or
  • Draw users’ attention to any matter or matters other than those presented or disclosed in the financial statements that are relevant to users’ understanding of the audit, the auditor’s responsibilities or the auditor’s report.

Effective for audits of financial statements for periods as indicated. Also applies to subsequent annual reporting periods until that standard is superseded by a new/amended/revised standard.

  • ISA (NZ) 706 (Revised) – Periods ending on or after 15 Dec 2016

    Date of issue: Oct 2015 Date compiled: 31 Oct 2015
    Additional material: Explanation for decisions made

Previous Versions

  • ISA (NZ) 706 – Periods beginning on or after 1 Apr 2014

    Date of issue: Jul 2011 Date compiled: 28 Feb 2014