An honorary member is a person holding Lao citizenship with the following criteria:
- Be a government official, an employee of a private enterprise, a businessman or natural person who has experience in accounting and auditing works and is considered to be highly reliable, well-qualified, and is recognized for promoting and developing the accounting profession to regional and international standards. And has a good reputation, good experience and technical expertise in financial, accounting and auditing which is recognized among members and the involved government organizations, as sincere in providing assistance to the LCPAA’s work. In such a case the LCPAA can invite the person to be an honorary member;
- Does not practice accounting and auditing; An honorary member provides consultation but is not entitled to vote or enter into an election of the LCPAA Council members unless specifically appointed by the Minister of Finance.