The Ombudsman’s jurisdiction includes other designated professional authorities as identified and defined in the Ombudsman Act. These organizations are the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta, Alberta Institute of Agrologists, College of Alberta Professional Foresters, College of Alberta Professional Forest Technologists and Alberta Veterinary Medical Association. All are governed according to bodies of legislation that establish the authority, function and accountability of the organization.
- The Chartered Professional Accountants Alberta is governed by the Chartered Professional Accountants Act;
- The Alberta Institute of Agrologists is governed by the Agrology Profession Act;
- The College of Alberta Professional Foresters and College of Alberta Professional Forest Technologists are governed by the Regulated Forestry Profession Act; and
- The Alberta Veterinary Medical Association is governed by the Veterinary Profession Act.