The Forum for INTOSAI Professional Pronouncements (FIPP) is a designated standard setting body of INTOSAI body which is responsible for implementing a uniform approval process for the IFPP pronouncements following the INTOSAI Due Process. The creation of FIPP is intended to ensure a single entry into the IFPP.
FIPP has the responsibility of ensuring quality of the full set of professional standards as incorporated in the IFPP with a view to strengthen the INTOSAI as a standard setter and drive the continued development of appropriate standards for public-sector auditing.
At the operational level, FIPP is responsible to ensure that the due process is followed at each level of the project before the same is approved as an IFPP pronouncements. For this, FIPP works in close cooperation with the sub-committees and working groups under the Goal Chairs, through FIPP liaison officers. to facilitate the development of individual draft pronouncements by ensuring their technical quality and consistency as appropriate and approves their inclusion in the framework before they are presented to the INTOSAI Governing Board by the relevant committee.
FIPP consists of a Chair and fifteen members from different SAIs who have been selected for their subject matter expertise, experience in capacity building and standard setting.