Transfer your business name

Here you will find all the information you need to know when you sell your business and transfer your business name.

This includes guidance on when to transfer a business name, an outline of the steps involved and what to expect once you have completed your transfer application.

Things you need to know


Before you start

Things you should consider before transferring a business name.

Need help navigating through selling your business?

This webcast explains the journey of selling or closing your business.

Steps to transfer your business name

Outline of the steps to transfer your business name to a new holder.

Once you submit your transfer application

Explains what happens after you complete the transfer application.

Stopping your business name transfer

What you should do if you need to stop the transfer of business name.

What to do if you have not received your secure transfer number

What you should do if you have not received your secure transfer number.

Registering a transferred business name

Things you should know if you’re registering a business name using a secure transfer number.

Support for business names

Need more help? See our support for business names page for easy-to-understand user guides about ASIC Connect and managing your business name online.

You can also watch our YouTube video on transferring your business name.

Seeking more information on how we manage your business name?

Download our Regulatory Guide 235 or feel free to Ask us a question online.

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Last updated: 04/11/2015 02:17