Proudly Australia’s largest bookkeeping franchise, First Class Accounts franchisees help small businesses work smarter and grow faster with accurate, compliant and local bookkeeping services.
First Class Accounts operators take pride in delivering a range of services to help small and medium-sized businesses work smarter through delivery of accurate bookkeeping services, timely management reporting, compliant statutory returns, staff training, set-up of accounting and office software, plus support with cash flow and debt management.
Since its inception in 2000, our network of professional bookkeepers who we have trained has helped us go from strength to strength and achieve industry recognition. Now, with around 150 franchises nationally we are Australia’s leading bookkeeping brand, and we continue to build on our success.
First Class Accounts – leading bookkeeping organisation: work smarter, grow faster, live better.
Whilst it is not necessary to be a practicing bookkeeper or accountant, a First Class Accounts franchisee should be computer-literate, have experience in record keeping, have an eye for detail, and have a passion for helping small businesses to succeed. If this sounds like you then you could be ideal for our team. We are looking for people who:
Combine this with the motivation and readiness to develop your own business, a commitment to the highest standards of customer service, plus the readiness to take on the responsibilities of a business owner, and you’ll have what it takes to join and succeed in our network.
We provide seven (7) weeks extensive training - via both correspondence and live-in training, after which you will be licensed to commence business as a First Class Accounts business owner. Together with our registered training organisation partners we’ll also assist you to work towards the Certificate IV in Financial Services (Bookkeeping) and to gain accreditation to provide BAS services.
Our unique comprehensive training programs incorporate:
Brand marketing and lead generation activities are undertaken at both national level, and at local level
where our national office will assist you in local area marketing activities.
National Advertising and Promotion
National marketing and branding is undertaken by the First Class Accounts
Local area marketing
‘I started my First Class Accounts business in May 2002. I recently signed on for my third contract term. This in itself is testament to the positive experience I have had as a First Class Accounts franchisee, over this extended period of time’ Andrew Eustace, First Class Accounts - St. Ives, NSW
'We have been with First Class Accounts since 2005 and had no hesitation in renewing our contract for a further five years last November. Our tenure with First Class Accounts has seen us form lasting personal and professional relationships with this great bunch of franchisees, and give us the confidence to run our business to meet our personal and business goals.' Charmaine and Tony Perry, First Class Accounts – The Entrance, NSW