How to lodge a request for correction

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Complete this transaction when you want to correct information on a form you have lodged previously with ASIC.

There is no lodging fee for this document. A fee will only apply if it comes about from the original document being lodged and processed correctly.

You will need to log in to your online account before you begin.

Start transaction

Once logged in, select 'Start new form' in the left hand menu.

From the list of available forms, select '492'.

Enter the company ACN/ABN

Enter the ACN/ABN of the company to which the correction relates.

  • Select 'Next' to continue.

Confirm company details

Review the company details.

  • Select 'Yes' to confirm the information is correct.
  • Select 'Next' to continue.

Provide document details

Please read the important information that relates to lodging this document.

  • If you do not already have the relevant document details, select the link for a List of documents lodged by the company.
  • Enter the 'Document number'.
  • Enter the 'Form number'.
  • Enter the 'Date of lodgement'.
  • Select 'Next' to continue.

Select 'Yes' or 'No' to confirm if the request includes corrections to any dates.

  • Enter a 'Description of the correction' in the free text box provided.
  • Select 'Next' to continue.


Select the Authorising officeholder from the drop-down list.

  • Select 'Yes' to complete the declaration when you are satisfied the document is being lodged within the terms and conditions of ASIC’s Electronic Lodgement Protocol.
  • Select 'Submit' to lodge the form with ASIC.

This screen confirms your document was submitted to ASIC.

  • Select 'Next' to continue.

Note: Occasionally, the system may present an additional form submission screen at this point. If this is the case, continue to select 'Next' to finalise this transaction.

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

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Last updated: 30/03/2021 09:31