About Hospo Books

Hello! Welcome to Hospo Books. Our firm is led by Jo Arlaud, a qualified bookkeeper, BAS agent and business consultant with a passion for the hospitality industry. We’re based in Melbourne, but our technology and systems allow us to work with clients right across Australia.

What we do

We partner with business owners to become an integral part of your team. Offering a total bookkeeping solution, we can provide as much or as little help as you need to run your business effectively and efficiently.

Why choose us?

We’re industry specialists

It’s in the name – at Hospo Books, we work with hospitality business owners. We’ve worked with many of restaurants, cafes, bars and franchise groups so it’s safe to say we know the hospitality industry inside out. We’ve got a unique understanding of the challenges you face on a day-to-day basis and we’ve got the tools to help.

We’re not “once a year” advisors

You won’t just hear from us once a year or when it’s time to lodge your BAS returns. We like to keep in touch with our clients to make sure their business is still running smoothly. The team at Hospo Books like to proactively deal with opportunities or issues.

We really care about your success

We are genuinely passionate about helping hospitality businesses grow and improve. Chat to us for 5 minutes and you’ll see that for yourself! This passion drives us every day to provide a quality service that clients appreciate. If you want a dedicated advisor who becomes a part of your team, it’s time to talk to us.

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