2017 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.

Registration statistics for other years

2017 Total number of companies registered in Australia

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

December

43,797

830,504

12,295

457,498

119,704

24,928

830,994

232,058

2,551,778

November

43,697

827,912

12,259

456,462

119,338

24,851

828,464

231,616

2,544,599

October

43,606

824,385

12,273

454,907

118,835

24,798

825,937

231,236

2,535,977

September

43,487

821,444

12,253

453,756

118,560

24,745

823,557

230,918

2,528,720

August

43,359

817,735

12,257

452,352

118,147

24,691

820,963

230,562

2,520,066

July

43,205

813,842

12,246

450,966

117,743

24,588

817,787

230,161

2,510,538

June

43,007

809,548

12,247

449,396

117,268

24,506

814,689

229,739

2,500,400

May

42,598

801,982

12,198

445,263

116,179

24,261

808,035

228,266

2,478,782

April

42,359

796,809

12,200

443,118

115,529

24,139

803,238

227,304

2,464,696

March

42,189

793,158

12,168

441,554

115,174

24,039

800,181

226,792

2,455,255

February

41,960

787,248

12,092

438,916

114,612

23,921

795,426

225,853

2,440,028

January

41,793

783,076

12,069

436,966

114,139

23,834

792,152

225,171

2,429,200

2017 New company registrations

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

December

297

5,580

74

2,747

741

157

5,205

1,322

16,123

November

349

7,514

62

3,888

947

170

6,401

1,593

20,924

October

337

7,038

84

3,598

771

171

6,169

1,592

19,760

September

317

7,267

59

3,553

868

153

5,961

1,438

19,616

August

359

7,956

76

3,822

920

204

6,752

1,606

21,695

July

372

7,886

65

3,759

887

164

6,446

1,551

21,130

June

554

10,259

92

5,853

1,402

317

9,225

2,302

30,004

May

410

8,791

71

4,380

1,115

218

7,896

2,009

24,890

April

310

6,236

71

3,164

707

157

5,534

1,354

17,533

March

404

8,825

118

4,419

912

214

7,267

1,837

23,996

February

340

7,367

63

3,910

846

159

6,171

1,558

20,414

January

239

5,325

64

2,901

645

114

4,274

1,250

14,812

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Last updated: 03/05/2018 04:45