You will require this registration if you intend to operate a brothel or escort agency in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
A brothel is a premises used for the purposes of prostitution but does not include premises where accommodation is normally provided on a commercial basis. An escort agency is the business of arranging prostitution at premises other than a brothel. All premises used for the purpose of prostitution must be registered.
Prostitution is a provision of commercial sexual services. You can register as either a:
- Sole operator, where a premises is used by an individual prostitute that is solely owned and operated by them; or
- A commercial brothel / agency which is anything other than a sole operator premises.
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