Memberships. Affiliations. Qualifications
Benchmark Consultants are proud to be affiliated with the following industry bodies. Click each heading to find out more about each one:
RI Advice Group Pty Ltd
Benchmark Pty Ltd is a Corporate Authorised Representative 289570 of RI Advice Group Pty Ltd ABN 23 001 774 125 AFSL 238429
Peter Stewart Authorised Representative (263625)
Carol Hunter Authorised Representative (341142)
For more information about RI Advice Group Pty Ltd - CLICK HERE
FPA Professional Practice®
Benchmark Consultants is a recognised FPA Professional Practice. Only practices which meet the highest calibre of ethical and professional standards are eligible for this qualification and as such, Benchmark Consultants are very proud to be granted this honour.
Want to know more about why you should see an FPA Certified Financial Planner? Click here to download the FPA Consumer Information Brochure. Find out more about the FPA by following their twitter account @AustraliaFPA or click here to go to the FPA Website. Still want to know more? Here is a great FPA video which outlines why FPA members do what they do!
Financial Planning Association of Australia Limited
Benchmark Consultants is a member of Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA).
For more information about FPA click here.
Certified Financial Planner® (CFP®)
Peter Stewart is registered as a Certified Financial Planner® Professional.
The CFP® mark identifies practitioners who have achieved the highest certification available to financial planners worldwide. Only professionals who have fulfilled initial and ongoing certification are allowed to use the CFP® Mark. CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professionals can be trusted to provide expert, ethical advice to their clients.
To find out more information about the importance of seeing a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional click here.
Association of Financial Advisors Limited (AFA)
Peter Stewart is a member of the AFA, which is an industry body dedicated to the Financial Services sector working to improve practices and assist with developing the industry.
To find out more about the AFA click here.
CBUS Referral Program (FPA Australia)
Benchmark Consultants are one of less than 300 Financial Planners Australia-wide who are recognised as a CBUS Referral Program Partner. CBUS members can now be confident in seeking financial advice knowing their financial planner is working together with their superannuation fund (in conjunction with the Financial Planning Association of Australia).
Tax Practitioners Board - Registered Tax (financial) adviser
Benchmark Pty Ltd is a registered Tax (financial) adviser
Registration 25361223 - Expiry 31 July 2017
The following Benchmark Consultants employees are registered Tax (Financial) advisers with the Tax Practitioners Board.
Peter Stewart - Registration No 24936775 - Expiry 31 Jan 2018
Carol Hunter - Registration No 24937785 - Expiry 31 Jan 2018
SunSuper National Advice Panel
Benchmark Consultants are recognised as an accredited SunSuper financial planning practice on the SunSuper National Advice Panel. SunSuper members looking to obtain sound financial advice are now referred through to Benchmark Consultants when they make enquiries for financial planning through their SunSuper superannuation fund.
Benchmark Consultants are members of the Western Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI). For more information on CCI click here.