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Register your business name

Here you will find all the information you need to know about registering a business name in Australia.

This includes guidance on business name searches, how to get an Australian Business Number (ABN) or apply for a trademark and an outline of our registration fees.

To register your business name, you will need to either log in (to an existing account) or sign up for an ASIC Connect account.

Things you need to knowDescription
Before you startThings you should consider before registering your business name.
Steps to register your business nameAn outline of each step available and what information you will need to have.
Support for business namesNeed more help? See our support for business names page for easy-to-understand user guides about ASIC Connect and managing your business name online.
YouTube video: Registering a business name Decided to start your own business? This helpful video explains how to register a business name, obtain a domain name and check for trademarks or licenses you may need.

Seeking more information on how we manage your business name?

Download our Regulatory Guide 235 or feel free to Ask us a question online.

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