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Company, industry and country information: Private Australian companies




ASIC - Australian Securities & Investments Commission

ASIC provides access to basic Australian company information including:
  • Registration numbers e.g. ACN and ABN
  • The status of a company e.g. deregistered
  • The town/suburb of a company's registered office
  • A list of documents lodged by a company since 1 January 1991

ASIC does not provide free access to:
  • Documents lodged with ASIC
  • Director details
  • Shareholder information
This information can be purchased from the ASIC Connect website or via an information broker e.g. illion (formerly Dun & Bradstreet), SAI Global etc.

Search ASIC registers 

1)   From the ASIC Connect website, navigate to the Search
      ASIC Registers 

2)   Select Organisation & Business Names from the drop-down
      menu provided.

3)   Enter the name of a company or its ACN/ABN

ABN Lookup

Access publicly available information supplied by businesses when they register for an ABN (Australian Business Number).

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