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Australia’s Trusted Financial Auditors


Our Auditing Philosophy: We have many years’ experience in Australia and overseas in Auditing, Taxation and Superannuation Funds, including small business advisory. Whether you’re in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or anywhere else in or even outside of Australia please contact our financial auditors for your accounting and auditing needs.

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Australia’s Trusted Financial Auditors


Our Auditing Philosophy: We have many years’ experience in Australia and overseas in Auditing, Taxation and Superannuation Funds, including small business advisory. Whether you’re in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or anywhere else in or even outside of Australia please contact our financial auditors for your accounting and auditing needs.

National Audits and Super Audits Central logos

National Audits provides auditing services for accounting firms in Australia and the region. Read more.

SuperAudits Central provided auditing accounting services to Trustees of Super Funds. Read more.

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What we do

We can assist you in the following ways:

  • Audit & Investigation

  • Self-Managed Super Funds

  • Small Business Advising

  • Preparation of Tax Returns

  • Preparation of Financial Statements & Analysis

  • Strategic Tax & Financial Planning

  • Training & Seminar Presentation

Principal AUDITOR

Jeffrey D. Cannings

Chartered Accountant, Company Auditor,
Tax Agent, MBA, Dip. Tech (Comm), Dip. Ed,
FCA, CTA

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Our goal is to deliver sound auditing advice that works for the client and their needs

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We also accept traditional accountancy and taxation engagements. 

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For Trustees and Members of Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and their Advisors.

(AFSL No. 489 125)


Contact us now on (02) 9939 0001, mobile 0419 616 719 or email us.
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National Audits


We believe the financial wellbeing of your business or personal circumstances at least in part depends on how well your finances are handled and reported on.

National Audits


We believe the financial wellbeing of your business or personal circumstances at least in part depends on how well your finances are handled and reported on.

National Audits is a company based on many decades of financial management experience, technical expertise, traditional values, contemporary ideas and trust.  We perform our auditing and investigation services in all accounting, business, financial management and taxation areas.

To some the idea of trusting your accountant or trusting the firm that does your auditing may seem obvious.  But if you believe the financial wellbeing of your business or personal circumstances at least in part depends on how well your finances are handled and reported on, then trusting who looks after that part of your business is critical in helping you achieve your business and personal financial objectives.

Equally, there are obvious applications of accounting skills,  such as, the best way to handle and report on tax, how to set up a business for a takeover or an acquisition, establishing the groundwork for a management buyout or succession plan or receiving an audit report on how you faired over the past month, year or even decade.

Then there are the personal matters of management, and how, or if, they should be structured to fit financial efficiency within your business.  You really do need trusted accounting or auditing advice that is tried and proven to be successful.

The simple truth is something we are proud of at National Audits, our clients trust us to deliver sound accounting and auditing advice that works for them and their needs, and we have been doing it for a long time across a wide range of businesses as well as for personal clients.

Our Audits and Investigation services can include Forensic Audits, Statutory  and  Internal Audits as well as accepting audit engagements for specific or unusual financial matters or projects.

We accept audit & investigation engagements from Individuals, Companies, Government Authorities, Self-Managed Superannuation Funds, Clubs and Associations. Our financial auditors have the capacity to help individuals in Sydney, a business owner in Melbourne or an organisation in Adelaide — our services extends to everyone across Australia and further.

We also accept traditional accountancy and taxation engagements including:      

  • Small Business Advice

  • Preparation of Tax Returns

  • Preparation of Financial Statements and their analysis

  • Preparation of Budgets & Financial Forecasts;

  • Strategic Tax & Financial Management

  • Valuation of Businesses & Properties

  • Liquidations & Administrations of Businesses

  • Training & Seminar Presentations on the above areas.

We would welcome an opportunity to meet with you if you think we can be of service or if you would simply like to discuss your accounting or auditing needs.  We can be contacted on (02) 9939 0001, 0419 616 719 or via our contact us form.

Thank you for taking the time to read a little about what we have to offer.  We look forward to meeting you and being of service.

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SuperAudits Central


A service to Trustees and Members of Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and their Advisors.

SuperAudits Central


A service to Trustees and Members of Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and their Advisors.

SuperAudits Central  is a division of National Audits Pty Ltd which provides further specialised Audit and Accountancy services directly to Trustees and Members of Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and their professional Advisors.

We’ve have many years of  experience and we are able to draw on a wide range of consultants, industry leaders, finance technicians, lawyers, accountancy colleagues, financial planners or  investment advisors to assist us in the completion of our client Fund’s accounting and taxation engagements.  We can also assist your Fund’s current Accountants and Financial Advisors and we  respect your reliance on their particular services throughout our engagement .

We would love the opportunity to offer any of our services to you, even if that’s just discussing your accounting or auditing needs.

Contact us on (02) 9939 0001, 0419 616 719  or via the contact us form.  

Thank you for taking the time to read a little about what we have to offer.  We look forward to meeting you and being of service for you

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our resources & capabilities


We bring together various skill sets and expertise from our following personnel and others to deliver, as a team, high quality technical, practical and trusted accounting, auditing and financial services to our local, national and international clients. From Sydney to Melbourne and Adelaide as well as places outside Australia, our financial auditors bring nothing but the best and most attentive services.

our resources & capabilities


We bring together various skill sets and expertise from our following personnel and others to deliver, as a team, high quality technical, practical and trusted accounting, auditing and financial services to our local, national and international clients. From Sydney to Melbourne and Adelaide as well as places outside Australia, our financial auditors bring nothing but the best and most attentive services.

Meet Our Financial Auditors & Personnel Servicing Clients in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide & the Rest of Australia

Principal Auditor & Investigator

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Our Principal Auditor and Investigator is Jeffrey  Cannings, MBA, Dip Tech, Dip Ed, FCA, CTA. He is our founder with over 40 years’ experience in Accounting, Auditing, Small Business Advice. He is a Chartered Accountant; Chartered Tax Advisor; Registered Company Auditor, Registered Tax Agent; Registered Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Auditor; Company Director & Businessman for over 32 years. He was nominated by his clients in 1998 as being part of 100 Top Accountants in NSW for his “integrity, professionalism and service that goes beyond the basic requirements” (“Accountants Your Choice”, The Sydney Morning Herald,  Saturday, May 30, 1998).

Jeff’s experience includes being in Public Practice as an Accountant, Auditor and Tax Agent  for over 32 years primarily in Australia and recently in Hong Kong.  His experience also includes Government Auditing; Government Company Inspections; University Lecturing; Author; TAFE Teaching; and, Auditing of all types of entities such as Private Companies, Public Companies, Associations, Trust Accounts, Self-Managed Superannuation Funds and Government Agencies.

Jeff is a Life Member of the Apex Club of Manly and he has been a National Treasurer of The Association of Apex Clubs in Australia comprising 800+ community service clubs with over 13,200 members.

Audit Manager  – Statutory & Internal Assignments

Our Audit Manager is Beverly Sing, B Com, B Com (Hons.) in Accounting, CA with over 15 years’ experience in Accounting & Auditing- external and internal.

Beverly is a Chartered Accountant and has been was involved in the performance of many external audits of listed and private companies in the chemical, mining and consumer products industries in Australia and South Africa. She also has been involved in the internal auditing department of a large telecommunications company where she obtained experience in evaluation business processes, risks and internal controls.

Beverly now provides accounting, tax, business advisory and auditing services and her clients include individuals, private companies, listed companies, trusts and self-managed superannuation funds.

Whilst living in Singapore for a brief period, Beverly has held many community positions and been involved in many community activities, including being the honorary auditor for the “South Africans in Singapore” Association. 

Our Financial Manager - Systems, Simon Bodley,  B.Bus (Acct), CPA, is very experienced in Financial Systems, Cost Control & Financial Maintenance.  He has over 25 years commercial finance experience in manufacturing, sales and distribution environments for a large number of Australian companies.

Simon is also a trusted advisor to business leaders on financial, commercial and operational performance with the ability to analyse and investigate complex business issues and implement practical solutions.  He is a commercial and pragmatic business partner with extensive experience gained from serving on various Boards of Management and Executive teams. 

Simon has held various corporate positions, such as Chief Financial Officer, State Manager, Commercial Manager and Accountant.

His key areas of expertise include:

  • Profit Improvement – part of a team in a large public company responsible for reducing annual recurring distribution costs significantly over a period of twelve months.

  • Process Improvement – Eg, developing a thirteen week rolling cash flow forecast model and associated cash flow control processes for a large drilling company enabling it to successfully refinance;

  • Relationship Management – possesses skills and experience to enhance human relationships at various levels.

  • Team Development – proven track record for rebuilding finance teams including the development of job descriptions and Key Performance Indicators, ongoing performance reviews and the setting of team priorities;

  • Core Accounting Skills – has a wide range of experience in business analysis and investigation, management report development.

Business Improvement Manager

Our Business Improvement Manager is Ken Arnold, BE (Chem), MBA.  Ken is an accomplished Business Improvement Specialist with over 30 years’ operational and consulting experience in Manufacturing, Mining, Chemicals, Food, Agribusiness, FMCG and Small Business. 

Ken   graduated as a Chemical Engineer at the University of  Natal, South Africa, and obtained an MBA from Macquarie University, Sydney. He has consulted to large and small businesses helping them improve efficiency, develop strategies and manage business and capital projects by combining proven improvement methodologies with practical, real world experience and sound project management skills.

Ken conducts  his assignments by working closely with clients through a rigorous, 4-stage process:

  1. In-depth investigation and diagnosis to identify weaknesses, waste and opportunities for improvement.

  2. Development and design of improvement initiatives to identify root causes.

  3. Implementation and change management.

  4. Support to ensure sustainability and continuous improvement.

Examples of successful engagements include:

  • FMCG: Rescuing a potentially loss-making new product, enabling it to be launched on time, and become a profitable market leader within 3 months.

  • Manufacturing: investigation and diagnosis of root causes behind an underperforming and loss making processing and packaging line. Implementing changes resulting in 150% increase in throughput within 12 months.

  • Small business: Rescuing a small architectural firm from potential collapse by developing a business plan and marketing strategy, alongside financial management disciplines.

  • Compliance: designed and implemented a corporate Strategic Risk Management system compliant with Australian / ISO standards, and statutory requirements.

  • Capital investment: supported the client in the development of its business case and Board presentation for a major capital investment project.

OUR ASSOCIATES RESOURCES & CAPABILITIES

We can readily engage, when required,  the   specialisedresources and capabilities of  our following Associates to assist us in our financial auditing and investigation assignments:

CANNINGS & CO  – Chartered Accountants, TaxAgentsandBusiness Advisors, Sydney, NSW.

ROBERT TOMAINO & ASSOCIATES  – Accountants, Tax Agents – Adelaide, SA.

JIRSH SUTHERLAND – Chartered Accountants, Insolvencyand  Forensic Accountants – Head Office in Sydney CBD, NSW with other Offices in Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia.

BRIGHTON ROAD MARKETING – Creative Business Thinking, Marketing, Sydney, NSW.   

MR BRETT YOUNG – Barrister (Tax & Commercial Law) and Chartered Accountant,   Maurice Byers Chambers, Sydney  CBD , NSW.                                                                                         

SUPPORTING PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Please contact us if you should need any of the following products or services which can help to reduce financial risks and issues:

  • Audit Risk Insurance for Taxpayers.

  • A ‘computer model’ that takes investment risks of listed securities into account to calculate future portfolio values and future income streams estimates.

  • Landlord Property Rental Insurance.