Professional registers

ASIC's professional registers provide information about 'professionals', including liquidators, auditors and licensees.

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What information is on the professional registers?

Our professional registers include information on:

  • registered auditors
  • registered audit companies
  • registered liquidators
  • official liquidators
  • Australian financial services (AFS) licensees
  • AFS authorised representatives
  • credit licensees
  • credit representatives
  • credit registered persons
  • roles recorded on the pre-financial services regime register of licensees and authorisations.

For information about approved self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) auditors, see the SMSF auditor registers.

What details are available?

The information you receive will depend on the type of role you are searching for.

Information we provide for free includes:

  • registration/licence number
  • name and address
  • of the person or organisation
  • address
  • start date of registration/licence
  • details of the registration or licence, including:
    • number
    • start date
    • status
    • details of any conditions or restrictions about the registration.

Information brokers

Information brokers can get information from ASIC's registers and can provide information from other sources.

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.

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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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Last updated: 04/01/2018 10:54