About us

BCL Accountants Ltd, established in 1983 as “Bates & Co” under the chairmanship of Harry Bates a fine Charted Accountant in his own right with a vast wealth of experience working with large restaurant chains, pubs and clubs, manufacturing companies and retail.

The firm subsequently became "BCL Accountants" when acquiring the London practice of Chapman Longley. The practice converted to a Limited Company in 2002 under the chairmanship of the managing director, Chris Nunn, who joined the practice in 1993.

BCL Accountants prides itself on its longevity within the industry, chartered status and providing the highest excellence in a breadth of accounting services to businesses all over the UK.

Our experts provide professional advice and financial strategies that are specifically designed to increase your business’ profitability and, of course, maximise your personal wealth!

Although our main accountancy office is in Leeds, West Yorkshire, we look after clients on a nationwide scale. They range in size from sole traders to manufacturing businesses with multiple employees.

While we specialise in the licensed trades, our client list encompasses property developers to importers from China, CBD manufacturing, Vape, retail and e-commerce from purveyors of fine cakes to fencing contractors as well as architects, consultants and of course our successful self-employed clients.

Ultimately, we want to help your business grow from strength to strength, which is why we take a proactive and personal approach and will work closely with you to provide a service that is tailored to your individual needs. Our clients come first and we strive in every respect to go above and beyond their requirements.

Get in touch today and find out how we can help your business.