Registration as a Limited Partnership - New South Wales


You will require this registration if you intend to enlist a limited partner for the purposes of assisting in raising venture capital for private investment. A limited partnership consists of at least one general partner and one limited partner.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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 this registration you must pay any required fees.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Partnership

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Act(s) name

Partnership Act 1892 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Partnership Regulation 2017 NSW

Application process


Your application must include a statement that sets out the date and place of birth of each partner and the provisions, if any, that the proposed partners have agreed will apply should the proposed partnership be dissolved.

Administering agency

Department of Finance, Services and Innovation

NSW Fair Trading

Contact details

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

Registry Services

NSW Fair Trading

Department of Finance, Services and Innovation

Mailing address: PO BOX 22
Bathurst, New South Wales 2795
Toll Free: 1800 502 042
Phone: 02 6333 1400
Website: NSW Fair Trading (Opens in new window)