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Payroll Software for Small Business

Make payroll a breeze

Save time, be compliant and empower your employees by using QuickBooks Payroll powered by KeyPay, the number one choice for Australian businesses.*

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QuickBooks payroll software being used by two young female business owners.
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Efficient automated paydays

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We’ll do the maths

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Award compliance with ATO

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Single Touch Payroll compatible

Free Payroll setup session

Get up and running with Payroll by scheduling a free session with our expert onboarding team.



A QuickBooks’s Payroll expert setting up a free onboarding session for a small business owner.

ATO and STP compliance made easy

Streamline compliance to save time and paperwork

  • Inbuilt Single Touch Payroll
  • ATO approved
  • Pre-built Awards for peace of mind (Advanced payroll option)
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Employee self-service

Employees can easily use the the WorkZone app to:

  • Update personal details
  • Request & view leave and payslips
  • Quickly review documents
Employee self-service app notifications about information from QuickBooks payroll software

Timesheet & rostering

Easy-to-use roster templates to create individual employee schedules

(Advanced payroll option)


  • See projected wage costs
  • Employees can easily access rosters and accept or swap shifts
Payroll software for small businesses that allows you to manage timesheets and rostering
Set-up a free onboarding session and start using QuickBooks payroll

Easy set-up with free onboarding session

Get one on one expert guidance to take you from signup to payrun so everything is set up to suit your business needs.


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Standard payroll
$/mo*
$monthly fee
+ $5 /mo per employee paid
  • Free onboarding sessionNEW
  • Employee portal
  • Employee mobile app
  • Timesheets
  • Single Touch Payroll reporting
  • Automated super payments
  • Leave management
Advanced payroll
$/mo*
$monthly fee
+ $5 /mo per employee paid
  • Free onboarding sessionNEW
  • Employee portal
  • Employee mobile app
  • Timesheets
  • Single Touch Payroll reporting
  • Automated super payments
  • Leave management
  • Award rates
  • Rostering
  • Time and attendance tracking

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What our users are saying

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“Easy and brings peace of mind” Using QB payroll gives me peace of mind that I won't overlook something...The software is very straightforward and gives me the options I need. If I have a question, I am able to get support...and they walk me through the process.
Stephanie H., HR Director, Marketing and Advertising - QuickBooks Payroll Customer for 2+ years
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“Best in house payroll software EVER!” Love Love Love it! I recommend all small businesses use this program...The amount of lines I can use for commission, Mileage, Bonuses etc... is what makes this such a great program. It will also file your taxes for you.
Debbie C., Office Manager, Construction - QuickBooks Payroll Customer for 2+ years
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“Quickbooks payroll makes it easy” Have no worries if you use this payroll software. It files all your taxes and pays them for you. The year end is a snap with their full reports and help when you need it. You just enter the employees hours and pay and QuickBooks will do the rest.
Susan A., Accounting, Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing - QuickBooks Payroll Customer for 2+ years

FAQ

*KeyPay was voted the leading payroll solution for SMBs <50 employees (Australian Payroll Association 2021 Payroll Benchmarking Study)

*Free onboarding: Not available for the QuickBooks Self-Employed product or trials.