Forget the headaches and overheads of running payroll internally.
Our ace payroll team takes care of everything, so you can focus on
what you do best - growing your business.


Our Managed Payroll team are qualified payroll professionals with decades of experience across many industries.


Having our Managed Payroll team working for you means you don't need to employ anyone to run your payroll.


Outsourcing your payroll to our Managed Payroll Services team means that you'll have your very own dedicated Payroll Manager.


We use 256-bit SSL bank-grade encryption so you can rest easy knowing your payroll data is as secure as your online banking.

How does the process work?

We use our own software to process your payroll, through years of development and testing we can provide unmatched flexibility and customisation to easily meet the most complex of payroll demands.

You use Astute Payroll software to manage your employees and contractors, including timesheets and payroll information.

We generate a Payroll Verification Report (PVR) for your approval, based on the submitted timesheet data.

You approve the PVR or submit changes.

We process your payroll.

Wages are paid, contractors paid, payslips emailed and employee profiles updated

PAYG withholding tax, payroll tax and superannuation reports completed.

The 3 top reasons for outsourcing your payroll.

There’s a lot to be said for the peace of mind that outsourcing payroll processing can bring to a business owner or manager. No headaches, no hassles - you’re left to focus on running a profitable business.


Larger businesses can afford to maintain in-house payroll departments. For small to medium businesses however, this option is a money burner. How many hours are your employees devoting to payroll-related activities? There are many hidden costs when maintaining an in-house solution including software and staff training ... not so when you outsource.


In-house payroll processing is as reliable as the people doing the work and that can often be unreliable. With Astute Payroll, speed and quality never varies due to holidays, illnesses or training. You also won’t have to spend time helping new hires understand your payroll system, and you won't ever be stuck if your staff unexpectedly leave during crucial reporting periods.


Payroll mistakes can be very costly and painful - not just to your employees, but also the tax authorities and ombudsman. Being experts in our field, along with our powerful and award-winning software and efficient processing model, Astute Payroll minimises these risks. Astute Payroll takes care of the hassles so you can focus on running a successful business.