Online services

ASIC's online services can help you lodge documents or make changes online.

Register for online access

You need to register for online access and create an account before you can lodge online. We have online services for:

If you have more than one role, you will need a different account for each (e.g. if you are a company officeholder and business name holder, you will need two accounts).

Search ASIC's registers

You can access a range of information and products through our registers. You can also buy extracts of the data and other search products.

Search ASIC's registers

Service availability

We sometimes have service interruptions so we can upgrade our systems. Our 'Service availability' page has details about any outages or service interruptions.

Check service availability


You can sign up to receive an alert when a company lodges a document. You'll receive an email from our automated system when a company tells us about changes.

You can also sign up to receive an alert when ASIC publishes a media release or when there are changes to ASIC policy.

Sign up for Company Alert

Online keys

Before you can update your details online, you'll need to have your unique 'key'. This is so only authorised people can review and change your business details.

Learn more about online keys

Lodging paper forms

Not all forms and documents can be lodged online. Visit our Forms page to see the specific lodgement details for each form. Our Lodging paper forms page has more information on how to complete paper forms.

Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for Digital Service Providers (DSPs)

ASIC APIs give developers an easy way to integrate ASIC Registry interactions (company and business name registration for example) with third party software to create web and mobile services.

ASIC customers can then use these to transact with ASIC.

Learn more about APIs

Application Programming Interface (APIs) for Reportable Situations

The Reportable Situations API will assist licensees and their agents in submitting notifications about reportable situations with ASIC.

Learn more about the Reportable Situations API

Becoming an information broker

Information brokers are approved by ASIC to provide search products and services to customers. They do this by accessing ASIC's registers and document retrieval network.

Learn more about becoming an information broker 

FAQ for online services

Learn more about lodging online with ASIC, as well as some frequently asked questions about our online services.

Frequently asked questions about our online services

What is an ASIC key?

Your ASIC key is a unique number used in ASIC Connect that helps us establish your identity and protects your business information by making sure only you and those you have authorised can access it.

Learn more about ASIC keys

What is a corporate key?

A corporate key is an 8-digit number uniquely associated with a company’s ACN. Your company needs only one corporate key.

Learn more about corporate keys

What is an invitation key?

An invitation key is a unique key to register for, or connect to an entity in, the ASIC Regulatory Portal.

Learn more about invitation keys 

What is an industry funding security key?

Your industry funding security key is a unique number used to launch an online transaction in the ASIC Regulatory Portal that will enable us to calculate your final industry funding invoice. You will be prompted to submit business activity metric information on the operation of your business in the previous financial year.

Learn more about industry funding security keys

Last updated: 21/11/2022 12:18