2018 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

2018 Total number of companies registered in Australia

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

December 45,776 871,433 12,479 473,234 125,335 26,072 862,897 237,915 2,655,141
November 45,686 869,712 12,470 472,787 124,981 26,008 861,502 237,779 2,650,925

October

45,522

866,838

12,467

471,885

124,645

25,946

859,789

237,506

2,644,598

September

45,403

864,213

12,441

470,985

124,240

25,878

857,929

237,177

2,638,266

August

45,321

862,236

12,446

470,442

123,915

25,787

856,935

237,200

2,634,282

July

45,159

858,672

12,434

469,344

123,544

25,690

854,240

236,881

2,625,964

June

44,987

854,807

12,403

468,083

123,085

25,595

851,287

236,460

2,616,707

May

44,650

848,793

12,353

464,656

122,016

25,392

845,526

235,155

2,598,541

April

44,408

843,641

12,327

462,541

121,345

25,233

840,727

234,145

2,584,367

March

44,273

840,075

12,311

461,230

120,960

25,151

837,956

233,643

2,575,599

February

44,102

835,886

12,324

459,807

120,476

25,074

834,880

233,010

2,565,559

January

43,856

832,270

12,290

458,248

119,956

24,992

832,306

232,336

2,556,254

2018 New company registrations

Month

ACT

NSW

NT

QLD

SA

TAS

VIC

WA

Total

December 235 4,925 58 2,341 727 141 4,244 1,051 13,722
November 357 6,673 73 3,216 851 158 5,145 1,379 17,852

October

361

6,745

78

3,442

924

181

5,801

1,558

19,090

September

313

6,571

66

3,221

883

184

5,275

1,295

17,808

August

405

7,603

65

3,714

896

188

6,505

1,578

20,954

July

381

7,681

89

3,589

946

196

6,524

1,609

21,015

June

511

8,942

95

5,212

1,412

267

8,336

2,124

26,899

May

396

8,241

77

4,039

1,033

246

7,549

1,874

23,455

April

336

6,757

67

3,228

807

147

5,682

1,440

18,464

March

381

7,911

67

3,791

891

168

6,367

1,707

21,283

February

428

7,062

81

3,593

924

163

5,808

1,642

19,701

January

270

5,886

61

3,082

715

149

4,907

1,411

16,481

Registration statistics for other years

Last updated: 01/02/2019 01:26