Electronic Lodgement Protocol

ASIC's Electronic Lodgement Protocol (ELP) sets out the terms and conditions for lodging electronic documents with ASIC. 

We offer specific terms and conditions for online services available through ASIC Connect. This includes business name holders, self-managed superannuation fund auditors, financial advisers and authorised representatives: 

View the current version of the Electronic Lodgement Protocol (PDF, 293KB) 

Notice of variation to ELP

Pursuant to clause 1.2 of the Electronic Lodgement Protocol (ELP), the following variations are made to the ELP:



Clause 3

  • Replaced reference to fax number with email address

Schedule 3 - Application for EDGE participation

  • Updated contact phone number
  • Updated contact email address

This notice of variation takes effect as of 5 April 2017.

Dated this 5th day of April 2017.

Rosanne Bell
Senior Executive Leader
Australian Securities & Investments Commission

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AUSkey is a single key to access government online services. In the future, you may no longer need different user IDs and passwords as AUSkey becomes accepted by more government agencies for their online services.

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Last updated: 11/01/2018 10:09