2023 CPP International Exam
The CPP is an advanced credential for those with payroll knowledge and experience. Prerequisites are required to take the CPP examination and individuals must complete an application.
The APA administers the CPP exam at over 180 locations internationally.
Certified Payroll Professional Application
Please complete the CPP Exam Application before registering for the exam.
On Demand testing based on testing center schedules and availability. Reservations are taken throughout the year. All reservations are made on a first come, first served basis, and walk-in examinees are prohibited.
See the Certified Payroll Professional page for additional details.