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Director Identification Number - Australian Government


You need a director identification number (director ID) if you're a director of a company, registered Australian body, registered foreign company or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporation.  All directors will need to apply for their own director ID and will keep it forever.

You will need to apply for your director ID before your appointment.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.


Act(s) name

Corporations Act 2001 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Business Registry Services

Contact details

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