We've just released our new WASP Essentials package. This is a great way to get WASP for small workshops or those that don't need accounts. See the comparison table below:


  WASP Essentials   WASP Premium
Job Cards  
Standard Job Templates  
Produce Invoices  
Service Reminders  
Service History  
Booking Calendar  
Stock Control  
Imaging Optional  
Accounts – Debtors & Creditors  
Accounts - General Ledger (P&L,
Trial Balance, Balance Sheet)
Accounts - GST Reporting  
Accounts - Banking  
Pricing (Single User):
Purchase $A990 + GST  

$A2480 + GST


Subscription  $A50 + GST pm*    $A130 + GST pm* 
Support & Updates:
Purchase  3 months included
then optional
  3 months included
then optional 

* Note: Subscriptions are paid quarterly in advance and subject to a one off setup fee.


Workshop Accounts Software Program® (W.A.S.P.) has been designed for any Automotive or Engine Reconditioning Business, large or small that requires the ability monitor Work in Progress (WIP) and is able to produce job cards quickly. W.A.S.P. has a fully integrated Accounts package which covers both Cash and Accrual GST reporting.

W.A.S.P. has been built by people "In the Trade for the Trade" and has been designed to be User friendly and quick to operate.

The program will operate on any Windows® operating system from Windows® XP onwards. We recommend a minimum screen size of 22” running 1280 x 768 pixels for best results.

Please note that if you have a non Automotive Business you would require our Job Shop Software www.hotstartsoftware.com/products/jobshop

W.A.S.P. is available in two versions:

  • W.A.S.P. - Mechanical
  • W.A.S.P. - Engine Reconditioner
Work in Progress Job Lines Bank Reconciliation
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Some of the many features offered by W.A.S.P.

  • Book in jobs and produce Job Cards with the ability to schedule and track jobs through your workshop and/or business.
  • Produce Estimates & Quotes which can be quickly converted to an Invoice.
  • Replication of entire jobs.
  • Customer Service Reminder Letter and Postcard printing and SMS Sending.
    Automatic Service Reminder due report which is generated when the program is started.
  • Departmental and Cost Centre Job Cards.
  • User definable Standard Job Templates that can be quick tagged to the Job Card.
  • Quick visual reference showing which parts or services have been ordered and/or received on the Job card.
  • Imaging facility to scan or attach digital photos and/or documents to a Job Card or stock record with print facility (Optional module).
  • Purchase Orders which are linked between the Job Card and Purchase Order.
  • Job dissection to plan and monitor the activities of your workshop.
  • Customer Vehicles / Engines Tracking.
  • Quick Point of Sale (POS) Invoices.
  • Summary Invoices.
  • Email Quotes, Estimates, Customer Statements, Test Certificates, etc direct from the program.
  • Integrated SMS sending which includes batch and long message sending.
  • Produce Insurance Invoices that cover both Divisions 11 & 78 of the GST Act (Optional module).
  • Full history and search facility with quick on screen viewing when searching completed jobs.
  • Produce Test certificates which are linked to the Job Card.
  • Full Stock/Inventory facility including movement’s history, six price codes, min markup protection, mass updates on prices plus much more.
    (Also available is optional Imaging Module to attach Photos, Specifications, etc to the Stock Item record).
  • Import and update facility for Supplier Parts and Pricing (Optional module).
  • Track and record all Workshop Equipment for Calibration and/or Service.
    (Use the optional Imaging Module to store original Test Certificates with the Equipment record)
  • Automatic Service or Calibration Due report is generated when the program is started identifying any items that are due and/or past due, for Calibration or Service. The report dates are User defined.
  • Employee list and information file.
  • Multiple payments or deposits can be made against an Invoice.
  • Debtors and Creditors control with full reporting including Aged Creditors, Aged Debtors and Customer Statements.
  • Full GL Accounting including Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet and Financial Status reports.
  • GST BAS report for both Accrual and Cash methods.
  • Multiple Bank Accounts, reconciliation and deposit facility.
  • Credit card reconciliation for both Customers and Suppliers.
  • Recurring Expenses with single or multiple expense lines.
  • Eight digits A/C Codes.
  • Graphs
  • Capricorn Member's Statement Reconciliation.
  • Capricorn Supplier (CapLink) Integration (Optional module)
  • Built in Data Backup facility (Data can be backed up to CD, DVD, Thumb drive etc).
  • The program can be easily networked and remembers local printer settings for each terminal with personalised information such as Company logo, address, etc.
  • User login and password protection. Three levels of password to prevent unauthorised deletion or manipulation of records.

Online Services

ZippySync - Take photos on phone, tablet or iPad® which are automatically uploaded to the program back at the office

Job Tracking (out on site) – View Jobs in progress on phone, tablet or iPad®

Job Tracking (Workshop and/or Office) – Display a list of Jobs in progress on a large TV screen (50” plus recommended)

SMS Push Notification – Notify a Tech out on site that they have a new Job card available which can be read directly off their phone, tablet or iPad®

GPC (Repco and Covs)


  Repco NavigatorPro® and Covs PROLink® allows WASP to request information about log book servicing (optional paid feature) and/or spare parts, which can be directly imported into WASP without having to switch between programs. The system copies the information directly to the J/Card. In addition, a purchase order (PO) can be easily generated and uploaded to either system making the whole process both efficient and time saving. 

 Live Online Demonstration:

Using our Internet based remote support software, we can demonstrate our Programs, on your computer, live over the Internet. Please click the link below to make a request.

The usage of our software is subject to our License Agreement and Terms of Service. Instructions to remove (uninstall) our software can be found here.

Dealer enquiries are welcomed. Please use our contact form.