Our focus

Debt Collection Specialists Since 1956.
Credit & collections

In our 60 years in business we have two divisions to our credit and collections; Consumer Debt recovery and Commercial Debt Recovery. We found that the majority of bad debtor accounts can be avoided by employing a well managed complete receivables management system.

Legal Services

We provide specialised legal advice in debt recovery and insolvency matters, including statutory demands, bankruptcy, summons, mortgage enforcements and rates recoveries.

Field Services & Investigations

Mercantile CPA provides a process serving and field call service with access to a network of professionally trained and qualified bailiffs Australia wide.

Business Process Improvement & Consulting

Administration, accounts payable and receivable, banking, tax and compliance work.

Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions play a large role in your credit protection. If you are looking to introduce personal guarantees to your customers or update your existing credit application form, our team at Mercantile CPA together with our legal advisers, will ensure you with the latest protection. With 60 years company experience and ongoing access to changes affecting the credit industry, call our office today for a free review.

Our Team

Our licenced debt collection staff have many years of experience in all areas of both consumer and commercial debt collection, credit consulting and receivables management.
Wade Bekesi
Wade Bekesi
Managing Director
Wade has a passion for business and helping people both in the business world and his personal life. A self-made man, Wade started his career 16 years ago in sales before quickly becoming immersed in the collection industry.
Barry Phillips
Barry Phillips
General Manager
Our General Manager, Barry Phillips has many years experience in the debt collection industry after acquiring Creditors Protection Association from his late father some 20 years ago. Barry has been in the collection industry for over 40 years having previously owned and operated Creditors Protection Association Pty Ltd (CPA). As a Licenced Investigation Agent and a member of the Australian Institute of Credit Management Barry has worked in all areas of debt collection including receivable management, skip tracing, litigation, repossession and bailiff services.
Chris Richards
Chris Richards
Chief Finance Officer
Chris Richards has been the CFO for the company for the last 9 years, with an accounting degree and a love for financial numbers Chris has made an excellent team member giving confidence to our accounting team, auditors and compliance. He is well respected within the organisation and beyond. Chris is very approachable and can and can ensure your recovery rates are at peak performance with constant internal and external reviews.

Get in touch

Send us an email or ring on 1300 018 410