Professional registers search

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ASIC's registers can be searched directly from the ASIC website. 

The more criteria you enter about the search you want to conduct, the more relevant the results will be. 

Assistance with using the search facility and purchasing search items can be accessed via the help function. 

Start your search

To get started, visit the ASIC website at

  • Click on 'Companies and organisations'. This will take you to ASIC Connect Search.

Click on 'Professional Registers'.  

  • In the keyword field, enter the family name or organisation name. Alternatively you can enter the Licence or Registration Number, if known.  
  • Select one category from the drop down list of registers. e.g. Australian Financial Services Authorised Representative register
  • You can filter your results by selecting the status. 
  • Click 'Search' to proceed. 

Search results

This screen shows the results of your search. 

  • Up to 20 results are listed per page. 
  • To view or print the results list in PDF format click on 'View Results List'. 
  • To view more information about each result click on the name, or tick the box next to the name (you may select more than one at a time) and click on 'View Details'.

This screen displays further information about the name you have selected.

  • If there is any further information relevant to the search, it will be displayed in this section.
  • To start a new search click 'New Search'. 

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: 07/11/2023 11:14