Approval as a Trustee of a Superannuation Entity - Australian Government

Description

You may apply for this approval if you operate a constitutional corporation under the legislation and intend to be an approved trustee.

Under the provisions, approved deposit funds (ADFs), pooled superannuation trusts (PSTs), and public offer superannuation funds need to have an approved trustee.

In the case of foreign corporations, their Australian subsidiaries may apply to become an approved trustee. Please consult the Contact Officer for further details.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To apply you must be operating as a corporation formed within the limits of the Commonwealth.

In your application you will be required to demonstrate compliance with current legislative requirements and operating standards, including proof of compliance with SIS fitness and propriety standards. Extensive requirements and obligations apply to this licence.

Please consult the Agency for full details.

Duration

As specified by the Agency.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application as an Acting Trustee - PDF

Act(s) name

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 AG

Regulation(s) name

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) (Transitional Provisions) Regulations 1993 AG

Administering agency

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

Toll Free: 1300 558 849
Phone: 02 8037 9015
Contact us website: http://www.apra.gov.au/Pages/Contact-APRA.aspx (Opens in new window)
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