Using information brokers

When searching ASIC’s registers, you can choose to search directly through us, or through an ASIC approved information broker.

Through our service, you can search a range of free information contained on our registers and purchase products online via credit card payment.

Information brokers have direct access to our registers and offer a variety of services that may suit your needs. There are several benefits to searching through an information broker which may include:

  • access to information maintained by a variety of government agencies with the option to combine them into one product
  • additional customer service, assistance and support hours, and
  • a variety of payment options, including client accounts and loyalty discounts.

ASIC does not endorse any specific information broker.

More information about ASIC approved information brokers.

Free searches

Some basic information about companies and people is available for free.

What is an ASIC key?

Your ASIC key is a unique number used in ASIC Connect that helps us establish your identity and protects your business information by making sure only you, and those you have authorised can access it.

Learn more about ASIC keys

What is an AUSkey?

AUSkey is a single key to access government online services. In the future, you may no longer need different user IDs and passwords as AUSkey becomes accepted by more government agencies for their online services.

Learn more about AUSkeys

What is a corporate key?

A corporate key is an 8-digit number uniquely associated with a company’s ACN. Your company needs only one corporate key.

Learn more about corporate keys

Last updated: 14/11/2014 10:08