Our aspiration is to be the community of choice for successful self-licensed businesses.

Apply to join BT Principals’ Community

  • Like-minded, professional self-licensed businesses.

  • A dedicated team of experienced professionals.

  • Industry and peer insights.

  • Dedicated Advisory Council.

  • Comprehensive professional support to help you in managing your licence.

  • Responsible Manager forums.

  • Training and education to support Responsible Managers and practice staff.

  • Leveraging the collective strengths of our community to connect you with best practice ideas.

  • Access to selected third-party business solutions at negotiated pricing.

  • High achieving wealth management businesses running their own AFSL.

  • A willingness to actively participate in a community that shares and learns from best practice.

  • Robust compliance standards and frameworks.

  • Active engagement with our responsible manager support model.

  • Demonstrated alignment to our network of BT Principals’ peers and cultural attributes.

  • A desire to be part of a peer-led, professional and innovative community.

Your network of business owners

Find out how the Community benefits principals of self-licensed advice businesses.

Support from third-party providers

Find out what principals of self-licensed advice businesses gain from the scale of the Principals’ Community.

Managing your AFS licence

Find out what principals of self-licensed advice businesses gain from the Community’s Governance offer.

Opportunities for growth

Find out how the Community helps principals of self-licensed advice businesses capitalise on M&A opportunities.

Dedicated account directors

Find out how valuable the support provided by the Community’s Account Directors is for principals of self-licensed advice businesses.

Advice to prospective members

Find out what advice principals of self-licensed advice businesses have for prospective Community members.

Is self-licensing right for my business?

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