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:

  • submit the required form(s)
  • pay any required fees
  • comply with any additional provisions outlined by the authority.

Please contact the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Partnership

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Partnership Partnership Fees (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Partnership Act 1892 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Partnership Regulation 2017 New South Wales

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 Customer Service

NSW Fair Trading

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:

Registry Services

NSW Fair Trading

Department of Customer Service

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)