2011 Company registration statistics

Statistics are allocated geographically, on the basis of the state companies are registered in rather than where their business is carried on.

Total number of companies registered in Australia

New company registrations

Registration statistics for other years

2011 Total number of companies registered in Australia

NSW

VIC

QLD

SA

WA

TAS

NT

ACT

Total

December

605,708

598,484

330,846

99,043

176,796

19,319

9,769

33,018

1,872,983

November

605,646

597,709

330,614

99,051

176,634

19,304

9,764

32,950

1,871,672

October

604,605

596,081

329,941

98,963

176,157

19,288

9,743

32,836

1,867,614

September

602,856

593,904

328,589

98,814

175,529

19,253

9,713

32,748

1,861,406

August

600,591

591,576

327,081

98,533

174,747

19,201

9,678

32,644

1,854,051

July

598,428

589,219

325,754

98,266

174,019

19,164

9,638

32,542

1,847,030

June

596,364

586,479

324,417

97,973

173,406

19,111

9,605

32,417

1,839,772

May

592,797

581,960

322,014

97,520

172,214

18,997

9,540

32,094

1,827,136

Apr

590,542

578,838

320,567

97,192

171,457

18,937

9,509

31,926

1,818,968

Mar

588,903

576,739

319,644

97,024

170,833

18,888

9,483

31,821

1,813,335

Feb

585,992

573,434

318,089

96,724

169,911

18,828

9,477

31,690

1,804,145

Jan

584,273

571,139

316,751

96,510

169,149

18,791

9,436

31,571

1,797,620

2011 New company registrations

NSW

VIC

QLD

SA

WA

TAS

NT

ACT

Total

December

3,702

3,655

2,311

454

1,061

109

49

216

11,557

November

4,708

4,614

2,704

530

1,313

110

64

268

14,311

October

4,156

4,002

2,556

490

1,196

109

66

192

12,767

September

4,595

4,329

2,678

571

1,339

122

65

219

13,918

August

5,019

4,615

2,860

611

1,365

118

77

230

14,895

July

4,674

4,684

2,672

597

1,195

132

60

243

14,257

June

6,307

6,581

3,905

761

1,839

178

97

441

20,109

May

4,934

5,069

2,860

624

1,332

129

57

275

15,280

Apr

4,063

3,895

2,272

457

1,126

119

52

215

12,199

Mar

5,319

5,153

2,853

569

1,448

118

62

249

15,771

Feb

4,228

4,131

2,515

480

1,218

92

67

214

12,945

Jan

3,122

3,069

1,720

343

907

79

53

152

9,445

Registration statistics for other years

Last updated: 20/10/2014 12:00