As we all know, ICAI launched a Self Service Portal (SSP) for students and members recently. All the services provided to members and students is now available online with the onset of this portal. All the services will now be in a digitized manner on a new platform called self-service portal which works on a self-service mode. ICAI made an important announcement on SSP (Self-service portal) on 14-06-2019.
What is SSP?
ICAI announced a new platform called SSP, i.e., Self-service portal. Through this platform, members and students can fill all the forms which were earlier available offline. As clarified in the announcement, not all the forms are yet available, but they will be available soon. Members and students will have to migrate to the new platform for which they will have to get themselves registered on the portal.
Important Announcement on SSP (14-06-2019)
ICAI made an important announcement, dated 14-06-2019, on SSP (Self-service portal). The announcement mentioned that ICAI has decided to “waive off delay condonation fee on all application forms with transaction dates between 01st April 2019 to 30th June 2019 and submitted online by 31st July 2019.” That is, the late fees on all application forms transacted between 01st April 2019 to 30th June 2019 and submitted online by 31st July 2019 will be waived off.
Work-in-progress on SSP, says ICAI
ICAI also said that the platform stabilization is underway and in progression to provide a user-friendly interface. “In the interim, all stakeholders are requested to kindly bear with us and continue to extend their support. We are thankful to ICAI family for understanding the implementation challenges” mentioned ICAI. The SSP will be in full stream in a few days time and we will take a step forward to the digitized world.
ICAI provided helpline numbers and mail ids which can be contacted if the members or students need any support. In case of any queries, you can call on 0120-4648888 or email to [email protected] and [email protected].
SSP is a great initiative towards a more digitized world. Few hurdles are bound to come in the early stage of any program but we believe ICAI will work on it and provide us a smooth running, user-friendly platform very soon. As a member of the ICAI family, it is our responsibility to help and support them with the new initiative. What are your thoughts on SSP? Let us know in the comments below.