A bit about Baplink

 

Baplink is the treasury and financial services ministry of Queensland Baptists.

 

We are delighted to serve QB churches, pastors, and ministries affiliated with QB by supporting vision and strengthening stewardship to the glory of God.

 

Baplink supports vision and strengthens stewardship across the QB Movement by providing:

 

Queensland Baptists Churches, Ministries, Affiliates, and Pastors

  • Church & Ministry Loan Funding and support
  • Personal loans to QB registered ministers
  • Ministry Grants
  • Online access to transactional accounts through BAPNET

Retail Clients

  • Kingdom Offset Accounts (help offset the interest owed on Church Loans)
  • Term Investments at competitive rates

The team also provides training in the setup, implementation, and ongoing support of Xero online accounting software, which is operational in 150 Baptist ministries across Queensland.

 

Funding provided by Baplink contributes to:

  • New & Existing Queensland Baptists Churches
  • Christian Schools & Childcare Facilities
  • Supporting community welfare projects

How can I as an individual partner with Baplink?

 

Baplink is provided oversight by the Baplink Management Council (BMC).  This is a group of skilled and dedicated individuals with a heart for the ministry of Baplink and the expansion of the kingdom of God throughout Queensland. Baplink is greatly appreciative of BMC’s support.

 

Baplink is proud to serve the QB Movement with the highest possible standards of service and understanding while consistently adhering to the highest regulatory and legislative compliance standards.

 

We’ve Been Serving QB Churches For Over 25 Years

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Frequently asked Questions

How can we help you?

Check our Frequently asked Questions or contact our friendly team for further assistance.

What's the cut-off time for transactions?

Our cut-off is 3.45pm. Please ensure your payments are fully authorised by 3.40pm to ensure they are processed.

What's my daily limit and how can I increase it?

$20,000 is the default limit. If you need to increase your limit, then you can request this by email.

If you require a temporary limit increase, two signatories on the specific account need to email baplink@baplink.org.au with the amount required, the specific account, and the date.

If you require a permanent limit increase, please contact us to discuss what confirmation we require to enable this.

Having large online limits can increase your risk so for security reasons it is best to keep your limits to a minimum.

What do I need to be identified by Baplink?
  1. Complete an ID form.
  2. Email the completed form to us (baplink@baplink.org.au
What do I need to change signatories on a Church or Affiliate account?
  1. Complete the signed change of signatory form.
  2. Attach Acceptable Minutes,  that clearly state what changes you are making. The minutes must be on letterhead and must be signed by two people that were present.
What constitutes “Acceptable Minutes” ?

“Acceptable Minutes” must meet ALL the following conditions:

  • Clearly state what changes you are making,
  • The minutes must be on letterhead
  • Must be signed by two people that were present.

Please see our Forms and Resources page for our Sample Minutes to guide you through the wording.

What do I need to do to get a purchasing card?

Please visit our Purchasing Card page for the forms and processes required to set this up. 

Do I need "acceptable minutes" to apply for a purchasing card?
Yes, always.

IMPORTANT DISCLOSURES

The Baptist Union of Queensland (Queensland Baptists) is required by law to notify investors that:
Condition 11 of Banking Exemption No. 1 2021 Queensland Baptists (the Fund) is not prudentially supervised by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority. Therefore, an investor in the Fund will not receive the benefit of the financial claims scheme or the depositor protection provisions in the Banking Act 1959. Investments in the Fund are intended to be a means for investors to support the charitable purposes of the Fund.
General Advice Warning The information contained in this presentation is of a general nature only and has been prepared without taking account of any person’s objectives, financial situation or needs.  Persons considering investing with Queensland Baptists should consider the appropriateness of the investment in light of their own circumstances and read the documentation and the Identification Statement before making a decision.  Queensland Baptists is not licensed to provide financial product advice in relation to these investments.  Investors do not have a cooling-off period within which to withdraw their investment if they change their mind.