ABN announces the launch of the

Australian Bookkeepers Association

ABN is excited to announce that the Australian Bookkeepers Association is accredited as a recognised BAS Agent association!  It offers you the chance to be a part of something that is unique and Australian to the core. ABA is an association that is run by Australian bookkeepers for Australian bookkeepers.

The Australian Bookkeepers Association difference:

  • It is governed by bookkeepers;
  • It is proudly 100% Australian;
  • Its governance structure allows for greater involvement from members;
  • Its membership is priced very conservatively.

 Click here to meet the ABA directors.

How will ABA complement your ABN membership?

ABN already offers its members the highest quality products and services to help achieve business success; to find out more about the range of ABN services click here. Becoming a member of ABA adds to the already great range of ABN benefits.

Being a member of ABA adds:

  • Training & Learning – Extra training and education options for you
  • Relevant Experience – A reduction in the required hours of relevant experience when applying for or renewing a BAS Agent registration with the Tax Practitioners Board (from 1400 to 1000 hours)
  • Representation – Representation in more arenas that affect you as a bookkeeper
  • Be Involved – The opportunity to become more involved in your profession
  • Your Say – Further opportunity to have your voice heard and ideas presented to the appropriate bodies, organisations and government departments
  • Information Flow – Better information flow from arenas in which ABA will represent its members

Join ABNTen quick reasons to Join ABN!

This website provides a complete overview of everything that comes with an ABN Membership, but if you are just looking for something that cuts straight to the chase, you'll find below (in no particular
order) - ten quick reasons to join ABN!



Access a library of technical publications, written just for bookkeepers! 


Get one-on-one support from our team of experts at the Helpdesk! 


Enjoy your own private, secure online portal between you and your clients!



Learn business building with our Pillars of Public Practice: your own practice management system!


Keep your finger on the pulse with our Buzz bulletins and Bookies newsletter!



Offer additional services to your clients with ABN BAS & ABN Tax! 


Network with your bookkeeping community and be a part of something BIG! 



Save time, save time, save time!! 


Benefit from ABN's industry partner relationships! 



Get a member's only deal on Australia’s best Professional Indemnity insurance for bookkeepers!

Join ABN today and experience the benefits that membership can bring to your business!