Registration as a Registrable Australian Body - Australian Government


You will need this registration if you operate a registrable Australian body, and you intend to carry on business outside the jurisdiction in which it was incorporated.

Registrable Australian bodies include body corporates that are not companies, recognised companies, exempt public authorities, corporations sole, foreign companies or financial institutions. Certain unincorporated bodies can also be registrable Australian bodies.

An association which is registered under a State law not recognised in other States will generally be a registrable Australian body.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency for information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $576.00

Non-association. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $474.00

Association. Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Corporations Act 2001 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Corporations Regulations 2001 Australian Government

Application process


Please lodge your completed application with a certified copy of the Certificate of Incorporation or Registration and a Certified copy of the body's Constitution (which are not more than three months old), and a list of Directors.

If your body does not have a Constitution you can submit a letter from your place of incorporation stating that your body is not governed by, or is required to have, its own written constitution.

Administering agency

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Contact details

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