Registration as a Limited Partnership - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to enlist a limited partner for the purposes of assisting in raising venture capital for private investment. A limited partnership consists of at least one general partner and one limited partner.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must pay any required fees.





Fees are listed on the attached document.



Your application must include a statement that sets out the date and place of birth of each partner and the provisions, if any, that the proposed partners have agreed will apply should the proposed partnership be dissolved

Administering agency

Department of Finance, Services and Innovation
NSW Fair Trading

Act(s) name

Partnership Act 1892 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Partnership Regulation 2017 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Registry Services
Department of Finance, Services and Innovation
NSW Fair Trading

Mailing address:
Bathurst, New South Wales 2795


02 6333 1400

Toll Free:

1800 502 042


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