Chartered Accountants Ireland Western Society is a District Society of Chartered Accountants Ireland which is the largest and longest established accountancy body in Ireland.



We hope the website will provide a platform for Members both to keep abreast of the activities of the Society and to communicate with the Committee on any issues.

Upcoming Events

Table Quiz Thursday 3rd March at 8pm in The Dail Bar. Following the success of past table quizes we are delighted to announce details of the 2016 Western Society Table Quiz. Teams should consist of 4 people at €10 per person. Please email Veronica Byrne to enter your team or request to join an individual's team.

Spring Golf Outing Friday 22nd April 2016 at Galway Bay Golf Club commencing with lunch from 1-2pm, please email Veronica if you wish to participate.

Recent events 

Western Society Annual Economic Outlook breakfast seminar in association with Davy was very well received by a large attendance on Thursday 21st January 2016 at 7.45am in Hotel Meyrick.

 Western Society Half Day CPD Event took place on Wednesday December 16th from 3.00 to 7.00pm in The Harbour Hotel kindly supported by Mazars and MacSweeney Solicitors.

Western Society’s Annual Christmas Lunch took place on Friday 11th December 2015 in Hotel Meyrick with a large attendance. This year’s guest speaker ‘The Governor’ John Lonergan was very well received by all present. Thank you to all who attended and added to the enjoyment of the day.

Budget Review – Thursday October 15th providing a considered view of the key changes as set out in Budget 2016.

On Thursday 23rd July 2015 the Western Society once again hosted a very successful 'Evening on the Corrib Princess'. 

17th June 2015 in The Connacht Hotel, Tax update presented by Brian Keegan and Kimberley Rowan carrying 1CPD hour immediately followed by the Western Society AGM. 

28th May 2015 Careers Event with Karin Lanigan in the Harbour Hotel.

 iXBRL and BEPS Seminar in association with Deloitte on Wednesday 29th April 2015 from 6-8pm in the Harbour Hotel.

Friday 24th April 2015, Annual Spring Golf Outing in Oughterard Golf Club.

Friday 17th April 2015 from 6pm starting at The Galway Bay Hotel. Chartered Accountants Ireland Western Society are delighted to announce details of our annual charity day 5km walk/fun run in aid of Galway Simon Community.

Table Quiz Thursday 26th February at 8pm in The Dail Bar.

Friday 23rd January 2015, Breakfast Brieifing in association with Davy - '2015 Outlook- A World of Difference' Presented by Brian O'Reilly and Conall MacCoille.