Central Coast Accountants

What makes Chapmans Accountants Different?


Although located on the NSW Central Coast, Chapmans provide services all across the country and we take pride in building close working relationships with all of our clients. We understand businesses operate in a dynamic environment, where your accountant must be proactive, responsive and resourceful. At Chapmans, we deliver on this need.

Our client base comprises mainly small to medium and growing businesses, including sole traders, partnerships, privately owned companies, superannuation funds, trusts, charities and not-for-profit organisations, all from a diverse range of industries.

We offer a wide variety of services and advice tailored to meet each clients needs. To find out more, please follow the links below:


Chapmans Chartered Accountants was established in Toukley on the NSW Central Coast in 1985. The firm grew to acquire several offices and partnerships throughout the Central Coast until 1995, when the Toukley office was expanded to become the single operating location for Chapmans.

In 1997, Michael O’Brien, became a partner after working with Chapmans for 5 years and the firm remained a 2 partner practice until 2004 when Michael ultimately acquired the firm as it remains today.

The Principal

Michael O’Brien - Principal of Chapmans AccountantsThe Principal of the firm, Michael O’Brien, has been in public practice for over 30 years, with experience in both large and small accounting practices, as well as a period spent as a financial controller in a commercial capacity.

Michael has significant experience advising clients on tax issues and has specialist skills for formulating strategies to develop a successful business. He holds a Bachelor of Business (UTS) and is a Chartered Accountant, TIA Chartered Tax Adviser and a registered Tax Agent.

Michael works with a team of dedicated staff who have a variety of qualifications and experience from various backgrounds to meet the needs of our diverse range of clients.