Check name availability
To see if your proposed company name is too similar to a name already held by ASIC, you can use 'Check name availability'.
You cannot register a company name that is identical to one that already exists.
Search the availability of a name now
When should I check if a name is available?
Complete your 'Check name availability' search before starting an application to register a company. You can't register a company name that is similar or identical to a name that is already held.
This search does not guarantee that the name will be available for registration. Before you lodge your application, see Starting a company.
Can I reserve a name?
You can reserve a company name for up to two months. For further information on reserving a name, see Starting a company.