Integrity. Innovation. Insight.

Who we are

One of the largest independent firms of Chartered Accountants in the North

Our commitment to you is resolute. Our full-service offering always supports your strategy, while simplifying every accountancy process. Assurance, Advisory, Corporate Finance or Tax; whatever the question, we've got the answer. And our personal service means we're just a phone call away.

We strongly believe that we can help you meet your objectives, offering you great benefits that mark us out as the pre-eminent accountancy practice in our region. 32 partners head up our specialist divisions focused on key market sectors. Over 300 dynamic professionals support BHP's partners - giving us the flexibility and responsiveness to meet all of your requirements.

150 years of experience

Investor in Customers accredited with their “gold” standard – we provide the highest level of quality, service and commitment that larger firms reserve for their biggest clients. An entirely integrated full-service offering, covering assurance, advisory, corporate finance and tax advice. We are a team you can trust.

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You can count on us. At BHP we are your business partner first, and your accountants second. Whether it’s advisory, assurance, corporate finance or tax, we’ll be by your side.

Your success is our success. That’s why our accountancy, auditing, tax strategy and deal-making services are geared towards your requirements, your schedules and your ways of working.

Providing seamless service to all our clients with no communication breakdown

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External Relationships

Kreston International

BHP is a member of Kreston International, a global network of independent accounting firms. Kreston International has members in over 200 firms in over 125 countries. This provides a resource of over 25,000 professional and support staff. This international capability is a major asset for BHP, enabling the firm to offer its clients a global resource for accounting, auditing, taxation and advisory services.

Investor in Customers

Investor in Customers is an independent, academically approved assessment of excellence in the field of client service and client relationships, helping organisations to improve client satisfaction levels and the customer experience they deliver. BHP recently undertook our second assessment and retained the “gold” standard award, the highest attainable, which is only given to companies that consistently meet the standards laid down in all aspects, to a high level.

Made in Yorkshire

Made in Yorkshire (MIY) is a community of manufacturing/engineering MDs, CEOs and Directors are trading and collaborating with each other; addressing specific issues such as skills, productivity, marketing, increasing sales, Brexit. Sharing best practice through regular factory visits and targeted working groups and by providing rich content interviews through Made in Yorkshire TV. MIY create a link between our manufacturers and central government to give Yorkshire industry an authentic voice. MIY get together once a year at the Made in Yorkshire expo (usually around 800 delegates) to show the breadth of Yorkshire manufacturing in the region and for a more relaxed get together. They are growing fast and now represent £2.9bn of the Yorkshire economy and 16,600 employees. In a nutshell, MIY members join us to trade, collaborate and showcase the most innovation active manufacturers in the region.

Charity Finance Group (CFG)

CFG is the charity that champions best practice in finance management in the charity and voluntary sector. BHP makes the most of its CFG membership to stay ahead in the sector and give the essential leadership on finance strategy and management that its charity clients need. CFG has more than 1,350 members, managing over £21.1 billion, putting it in the unique position to challenge regulation which threatens the effective use of charity funds.

International Trade Forum (ITF)

ITF encourages international trade in order to benefit the UK economy at large. It is business-led by Directors who are experienced in exporting and importing, as well as dealing with multiple markets. Members of ITF have access to advice, information and guidance from some of the region’s leading exporters.

Primary Care Direct (PCD)

BHP is proud to be a consortium member of Primary Care Direct, which provides essential support to GP practices via a consortium of professional services member organisations. Providing a “one-stop shop” to GP Practices, Federations and Pharmacies, Primary Care Direct offers support in a wide range of areas such as Business Management, Finance, Employment Law, Tender Management, Workforce Development, Change Management, HR and Organisational Development.

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What our clients say about us

We don't just see ourselves as your adviser. Instead we think of ourselves as another team member, committed to your success.

What Our clients say about us

BHP stood out from the start, in setting out not just what they could do for us, but how they could work with us beyond the audit process itself.

Jo Beaumont , Chief Executive, Community Transport

We have been extremely pleased with the transfer of our payroll to BHP.

Cliff Beer , Finance Director, Brass Agency

The advice we received for the company and how this was balanced with the varying needs of each individual really was so impressive.

James WIlkins, We Are Vista