FPA may refer to:

*Fairfax Public Access, a community media organization in Fairfax, Virginia.
*Family Planning Association, a UK sexual health charity
*Federal Power Act
*Financial Planning Association
*Finnish welfare agency, known as "Kansaneläkelaitos" in Finnish, but also known as "Folkpensionsanstalten" (FPA) in Swedish.
*First-person adventure A video game genre.
*Floating Point Accelerator, a floating-point coprocessor found in some ARM cores
*Focal Plane Array, basic component for modern electronic-based imaging systems
*Food Products Association, a U.S. trade association
*Foreign Policy Association, a U.S. Educational Organization
*Foreign Policy Analysis, a subdicipline of International Relations
*Formula Palmer Audi, a form of Open-wheel racing.
*Franklin Pierce Adams, U.S. newspaper columnist
*Free of Particular Average, a cargo insurance type
*Function Point Analysis, a method to determine the functional size of a software project / information system

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