Corporate Overview

Founded on commitment, built on quality, unrivalled in delivery

Frontier Software was formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1983 and our products are the result of more than thirty years investment in technologies and people, focused on the provision of integrated HR and Payroll software solutions.

ichris (International Comprehensive Human Resource Integrated Solution) is a proven solution that delivers modularity, flexibility and functionality and is continually evolving to meet client expectations in the age of technology.  Our software delivers secure access to extensive information through on-premise, cloud and mobile options and users benefit from real time data analysis and reporting.


International footprint

Frontier Software provides solutions to more than1500 organisations in the public, private and third sectors across Europe, Asia Pacific and the Far East. Many of our clients have a requirement for a common HR database for all countries within their enterprise and we help achieve this objective through a global HR database. Plus, our payroll module is available in 23 countries with more to follow. To ensure we deliver on our commitment to providing global solutions, we have 500 staff in 16 offices throughout Australia, India, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore and the United Kingdom with clients in such diverse locations as Aruba, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Falkland Islands and St Helena.


Investing in excellence

Frontier Software is committed to ensuring that our products meet your changing needs and we have a policy of re-investing at least 20% of company profits in research, developing enhancements and on staying at the technological edge.  In addition, we monitor changes in business practice, technology and legislation and seek input from our user groups.  


Frontier Software delivery options

We offer a wide range of software products and associated professional services and our solutions can be implemented as:

  • Licensed Software (on-premise)
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Application Service Provider (ASP)

Any combination of the above can be used to enhance your business strategic requirements and we also offer flexible and cost effective payroll processing services; from a traditional bureau approach to fully outsourced.


Delivering beyond expectations

Frontier Software can provide a local, national or global HCM solution designed to match your business needs and budgets, both today and into the future. Our solutions provide opportunities to maximize business performance and deliver value for money.



We have over 1,500 customers worldwide. Here are a few of them. Join them now.

Adelaide Venue Management

Beach Energy

Benson Radiology

British Polythene Industries plc

BSH Australia


EH Booth & Company



Fulcrum Group

Genesee & Wyoming

Habinteg Housing Association

Home Start Finance

JH Leeke & Sons

John Holland


Latitude Finance Service

McConnell Dowell

Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Theatre Company


Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

National Pharmacies

NBN Masterbrand

Regis Aged Care

Silk Logistics

South Australia Football Association

Southern Cross Austreo

Stafford Borough Council

Swan Care

West Lothian Council

Wirral Partnership Homes

Wychavon District Council