Registration as a Business Activity Statement (BAS) Agent - Australian Government


You will need this registration if you intend to provide Business Activity Statement (BAS) services for a fee or other reward.

BAS services include working out or advising about liabilities, obligations or entitlements of clients under a BAS provision, or representing a client in their dealings with the Commissioner of Taxation in relation to a BAS provision.

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 registration, you must:

  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be a fit and proper person
  • satisfy the qualification and experience requirements
  • maintain, or will be able to maintain, professional indemnity insurance cover that meets specified requirements
  • complete an online application and provide supporting documents.


At least three years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $137.00

Registration as a BAS agent.

Act(s) name

Tax Agent Services Act 2009 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Tax Agent Services Regulations 2009 Australian Government

Administering agency

Tax Practitioners Board

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Tax Practitioners Board

Mailing address: GPO BOX 1620
Sydney, New South Wales 2001
Phone: 1300 362 829
Contact us website: General Enquiry Form (Opens in new window)
Website: Tax Practitioners Board (Opens in new window)