2012 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

2012 Total number of companies registered in Australia

NSW

VIC

QLD

SA

WA

TAS

NT

ACT

Total

December

630,819

627,067

347,342

101,182

186,176

19,951

10,300

34,439

1,957,276

November

629,886

625,482

346,628

101,104

185,610

19,944

10,261

34,403

1,953,318

October

629,019

624,327

346,022

101,124

185,146

19,948

10,195

34,328

1,950,109

September

629,647

624,321

346,037

101,302

185,083

19,960

10,163

34,338

1,950,851

August

624,993

619,822

343,136

100,774

183,734

19,851

10,105

34,085

1,936,500

July

622,652

617,471

341,876

100,618

182,937

19,787

10,079

33,993

1,929,413

June

619,974

614,997

340,421

100,456

182,136

19,701

10,031

33,829

1,921,545

May

615,936

610,347

337,565

100,010

180,667

19,584

9,975

33,608

1,907,692

Apr

612,769

606,922

335,596

99,673

179,654

19,522

9,923

33,484

1,897,543

Mar

611,404

604,989

334,688

99,542

179,087

19,470

9,899

33,377

1,892,456

Feb

608,367

601,700

332,693

99,280

178,168

19,409

9,855

33,185

1,882,657

Jan

605,692

598,963

331,066

99,028

177,220

19,338

9,793

33,059

1,874,159

2012 New company registrations

NSW

VIC

QLD

SA

WA

TAS

NT

ACT

Total

December

3,695

3,795

2,234

426

1,126

87

70

181

11,614

November

5,361

4,779

3,183

507

1,469

118

109

294

15,820

October

5,285

4,965

3,178

556

1,413

135

92

247

15,871

September

4,757

4,529

2,893

541

1,353

118

65

251

14,507

August

5,650

5,046

3,108

556

1,561

147

69

252

16,389

July

5,691

4,906

3,185

543

1,469

146

86

310

16,336

June

6,543

6,538

4,286

726

2,038

175

94

346

20,746

May

5,797

5,687

3,437

668

1,627

139

85

256

17,696

Apr

4,352

4,205

2,609

484

1,240

121

69

241

13,321

Mar

5,410

5,036

3,293

546

1,484

129

75

301

16,274

Feb

5,131

4,733

2,981

567

1,530

128

89

259

15,418

Jan

3,531

3,206

2,300

400

1,120

93

62

190

10,902

Registration statistics for other years

Last updated: 20/10/2014 12:00