Registration of a Limited Partnership - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to carry on business as a limited partnership. A limited partnership is composed of general partners and limited partners. It must not have no more than 20 general partners (unless otherwise specified in corporations law) but can have any number of limited partners. Matters connected to the operation of a limited partnership will be decided by a majority of the general partners.

You may have an incorporated limited partnership.

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

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified on the registration.


 TypeBusiness structureAmountDescription

Limited partnership.


Inspection of register (per partnership inspected).

Application$285.00Incorporated limited partnership.

Notice and lodgement of documents related to a incorporated limited partnership.

GeneralDuplicate CertificatePartnership$13.00

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Consumer Protection

Act(s) name

Limited Partnerships Act 2016 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Limited Partnerships Regulations 2017 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Registration Section, Associations and Charities Branch
Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
Consumer Protection

Operating address:
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6001
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850


1300 304 074


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