• Appendixes

    Appendix 1: ABR partner agencies

    See Agencies with access to non-public data for a list of ABR partner agencies. This information lists agencies with access to non-public data. All partner agencies have access to public data.

    Appendix 2: AUSkey adopters

    See Where you can use AUSkey for a list of established online services accepting AUSkeys is published.

    Appendix 3: SBR enabled software products and developers

    SBR enabled products and developers at 30 June 2013.
    Software product Developed by

    AutoPay

    Motor Traders Association of New South Wales

    BusinessCraft

    BusinessCraft Pty Ltd

    Biz Administrator

    Rapid Business Systems Pty Ltd

    Bluedoor SuperStream

    DST Bluedoor Pty Limited

    Cashflow Manager

    Cashflow Manager Pty Ltd

    Class Super

    Class Financial Systems

    Craftsman

    GCS Software Pty Ltd

    Etax SBR Forms

    Etax Accountants Pty Ltd

    FBT Return Form Preparer

    National Tax and Accountants' Association 

    Free Accounting Software

    Free Accounting Pty Ltd

    GlobalBake

    GlobalBake

    GovDirect

    GovDirect

    GovReports

    Impact Management Group Pty Ltd

    Interactive Accounts Manager (IAM)

    Impact Management Group Pty Ltd

    LodgeIT

    LodgeIT Pty Ltd

    MercerTransaction

    Mercer Outsourcing (Australia) Pty Ltd

    Muli Project Risk, Accounts and Process Management

    Muli Management Pty Ltd 

    My Super Solution

    Administration Partners Pty Ltd

    Nominal Accounting

    Nominal Small Business Accounting Software

    ONESOURCE e-filer

    Thomson Reuters (Professional) Aust

    Reckon GovConnect

    Reckon Limited

    SBR Assistant

    Software Assistant Pty Ltd

    SmartStream

    Synchronised Software Ltd

    SuperMate

    Supercorp Technology Pty Ltd

    Superpartners LCP Program

    SuperPartners Pty Ltd

    Technology One Financials

    TechnologyOne Limited

    Technology One HR and Payrolls

    TechnologyOne Limited

    Tranzact Super System (TSS)

    Tranzact Financial Services Limited

     Xero Business

     Xero Australia Pty Ltd

    Xero Practice Manager Tax

    Xero Australia Pty Ltd

    Note: Several SBR enabled products are not publicly listed

    Appendix 4: ANZSIC Codes

    The list of ANZSIC codes is available on abs.gov.auExternal Link. The codes are listed by division, subdivision, group and class codes and titles.

    Appendix 5: Registrar’s Statistics

    ABR

    Table 4.1: ABNs by entity type, three years to 30.06.13
    Entity Type June 2011 June 2012 changes % June 2013 changes % % of total 2012–13

    Companies

    1,569,735

    1,657,643

    5.60%

    1,708,966

    3.10%

    22.76%

    Government

    12,965

    12,920

    -0.35%

    12,594

    -2.52%

    0.17%

    Individuals

    3,320,837

    3,488,994

    5.06%

    3,487,787

    -0.03%

    46.46%

    Partnerships

    734,709

    749,002

    1.95%

    768,763

    2.64%

    10.24%

    Superannuation funds

    471,922

    503,650

    6.72%

    538,218

    6.86%

    7.17%

    Trusts

    893,874

    940,314

    5.20%

    991,335

    5.43%

    13.20%

    TOTAL

    7,004,042

    7,352,523

    4.98%

    7,507,663

    2.11%

    100.00%

    Table 4.2: Companies with an ABN by public and private company, one year to 30.06.13
    Sector 2012–13

    Public

    29,123

    Private

    1,376,689

     

    1,405,812

    Table 4.3: ABNs by state/territory, three years to 30.06.13
    State/Territory June 2011 June 2012 changes % June 2013 changes % % of total June 2013

    ACT

    96,673

    102,152

    5.67%

    104,654

    2.45%

    1.39%

    NSW

    2,262,752

    2,370,035

    4.74%

    2,403,868

    1.43%

    32.02%

    NT

    54,782

    57,597

    5.14%

    57,988

    0.68%

    0.77%

    QLD

    1,446,093

    1,515,830

    4.82%

    1,544,509

    1.89%

    20.57%

    SA

    489,968

    512,849

    4.67%

    521,109

    1.61%

    6.94%

    TAS

    120,079

    125,131

    4.21%

    127,278

    1.72%

    1.70%

    VIC

    1,787,615

    1,887,890

    5.61%

    1,937,852

    2.65%

    25.81%

    WA

    735,148

    772,200

    5.04%

    791,256

    2.47%

    10.54%

    Other

    17,124

    18,163

    6.07%

    19,149

    5.43%

    0.26%

    TOTAL

    7,010,234

    7,361,847

    5.02%

    7,507,663

    1.98%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.4: ABNs by state/territory further breakdown by entity type 2013
    State/ Territory Company Government Individual Partnership Super funds Trust Grand Total

    ACT

    26,834

    303

    48,706

    7,998

    8,898

    11,915

    104,654

    NSW

    657,402

    3,296

    1,100,818

    244,739

    179,100

    218,513

    2,403,868

    NT

    11,567

    314

    34,197

    4,772

    2,183

    4,955

    57,988

    QLD

    316,049

    1,822

    749,052

    163,182

    93,440

    220,964

    1,544,509

    SA

    102,639

    1,788

    234,161

    61,908

    38,560

    82,053

    521,109

    TAS

    22,560

    344

    62,964

    18,721

    7,881

    14,808

    127,278

    VIC

    414,031

    3,314

    881,875

    179,435

    148,609

    310,588

    1,937,852

    WA

    150,035

    1,413

    365,948

    87,409

    59,464

    126,987

    791,256

    Other

    7,849

     

    10,066

    599

    83

    552

    19,149

    TOTAL

    1,708,966

    12,594

    3,487,787

    768,763

    538,218

    991,335

    7,507,663

    Table 4.5: ABN registrations by entity type, three years to 30.06.13
    Entity Type 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change % % of Total June 13

    Companies

    108,714

    117,780

    8.34%

    126,635

    7.52%

    19.89%

    Government

    80

    141

    76.25%

    82

    -41.84%

    0.01%

    Individuals

    354,138

    332,674

    -6.06%

    368,110

    10.65%

    57.82%

    Partnerships

    38,215

    37,015

    -3.14%

    39,149

    5.77%

    6.15%

    Superannuation funds

    33,209

    40,698

    22.55%

    41,618

    2.26%

    6.54%

    Trusts

    67,339

    59,025

    -12.35%

    61,086

    3.49%

    9.59%

    TOTAL

    601,695

    587,333

    -2.39%

    636,680

    8.40%

    100.00%

    Table 4.6: ABN registrations 2012–13
    Entity Type New Registrations Re-issues/ Reactivations TOTAL

    Companies

    124,876

    1,759

    126,635

    Government

    81

    1

    82

    Individuals

    307,256

    60,854

    368,110

    Partnerships

    37,558

    1,591

    39,149

    Superannuation funds

    41,452

    166

    41,618

    Trusts

    60,378

    708

    61,086

    TOTAL

    571,601

    65,079

    636,680

    Table 4.7: ABNs by industry sector, three years to 30.06.13
    Main Industry Description June 2011 June 2012 June 2013 Change % % of Total June 13

    Blank - No main industry code

     

    79

    65

    -17.72%

    0.00%

    Accommodation & Food Services

    187,480

    199,509

    207,280

    3.90%

    2.76%

    Agriculture

    364,618

    371,036

    371,152

    0.03%

    4.94%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    293,574

    312,169

    314,104

    0.62%

    4.18%

    Administrative & Support Services

    272,794

    281,960

    274,299

    -2.72%

    3.65%

    Construction

    949,611

    957,484

    955,814

    -0.17%

    12.73%

    Education & Training

    171,579

    184,237

    189,848

    3.05%

    2.53%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    35,519

    40,989

    44,503

    8.57%

    0.59%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    913,580

    952,605

    986,606

    3.57%

    13.14%

    Forestry

    14,363

    14,506

    14,106

    -2.76%

    0.19%

    Fishing

    9,326

    9,639

    8,883

    -7.84%

    0.12%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    270,146

    287,480

    296,902

    3.28%

    3.95%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    121,277

    132,813

    135,649

    2.14%

    1.81%

    Manufacturing

    204,083

    206,217

    200,624

    -2.71%

    2.67%

    Mining

    23,669

    26,569

    27,467

    3.38%

    0.37%

    Other Services

    1,074,741

    1,213,941

    1,299,027

    7.01%

    17.30%

    Public Administration & Safety

    30,328

    30,605

    28,957

    -5.38%

    0.39%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    605,138

    621,033

    617,737

    -0.53%

    8.23%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    587,617

    600,506

    612,030

    1.92%

    8.15%

    Retail Trade

    410,275

    434,365

    442,196

    1.80%

    5.89%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    308,976

    317,446

    315,344

    -0.66%

    4.20%

    Wholesale Trade

    161,462

    166,659

    165,059

    -0.96%

    2.20%

    Multi Role Organisation

     

     

    11

    0.00%

    0.00%

    TOTAL

    7,010,156

    7,361,847

    7,507,663

    1.98%

    100.00%

    Table 4.8: Registration applications received, three years to 30.06.13

     

    2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change %
    TOTAL

    698,226

    712,191

    2.00%

    695,487

    -2.35%

    Table 4.9: ABN registrations 2012–13
    Month 2011–12 2012–13

    July

    69,857

    62,592

    Aug

    45,185

    67,994

    Sept

    54,743

    53,064

    Oct

    46,608

    52,482

    Nov

    46,548

    52,742

    Dec

    39,663

    37,884

    Jan

    34,015

    44,537

    Feb

    46,109

    51,068

    Mar

    63,169

    54,862

    Apr

    40,830

    49,377

    May

    49,788

    61,001

    June

    50,819

    49,587

    TOTAL

    587,333

    637,190

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.10: ABR Updates by channel, three years to 30.06.12
    Channel 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change %

    AUSkey

       

    55,745

       

    ABR

       

    535,768

       

    ELS/AIS

       

    3,021,359

       

    PAPER/AIS

       

    11,946

       

    SOAP

       

    555,218

       
    TOTAL

    3,988,668

    3,652,360

    -8.43%

    4,180,036

    14.45%

    Legend of terms
    Channel Explanation

    AUSkey

    ABN Holders / Tax Agents accessing via the use of an AUSkey to update ABR.

    ABR

    Updates instigated directly onto the ABR. i.e. ABR/ATO operatives updating on ABR. This could be Client Request or Registrar initiated actions.

    ELS/AIS

    Electronic Lodgment of BAS, Tax Return, Change etc. ATO Integrated System updating to ABR.

    PAPER/AIS

    Paper Lodgment of BAS, Tax Return, Change etc. ATO Integrated System updating to ABR.

    SOAP

    Simple Object Access Protocol - predominantly represents ASIC business name updates.

    Table 4.11: Number of applications refused by entity type, three years to 30.06.13
    Entity Type 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change % % of Total 2012–13

    Companies

    4

    23

    475.00%

    15

    -34.78%

    0.03%

    Government

    0

    0

    -

    0

    -

    0.00%

    Individuals

    36,721

    45,835

    24.82%

    59,812

    30.49%

    99.93%

    Partnerships

    1

    26

    2500.00%

    18

    -30.77%

    0.03%

    Superannuation funds

    1

    0

    -100.00%

    1

    -

    0.00%

    Trusts

    0

    9

    -

    9

    -

    0.02%

    TOTAL

    36,727

    45,893

    24.96%

    59,855

    30.42%

    100.00%

    Table 4.12: Number of applications refused by state/territory, three years to 30.06.13
    State/Territory 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change % % of Total 2012–13

    ACT

    420

    594

    41.43%

    760

    27.95%

    1.27%

    NSW

    10,176

    13,051

    28.25%

    16,576

    27.01%

    27.72%

    NT

    476

    709

    48.95%

    729

    2.82%

    1.22%

    QLD

    8,792

    11,073

    25.94%

    13,681

    23.55%

    22.88%

    SA

    2,656

    3,131

    17.88%

    3,778

    20.66%

    6.32%

    TAS

    462

    602

    30.30%

    666

    10.63%

    1.11%

    VIC

    9,684

    12,582

    29.93%

    16,365

    30.07%

    27.36%

    WA

    3,975

    5,578

    40.33%

    7,252

    30.01%

    12.13%

    Other

    64

    57

    -10.94%

    0

    -100.00%

    0.00%

    TOTAL

    36,705

    47,377

    29.08%

    59,807

    26.24%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.13: Number of applications refused by industry sector, three years to 30.06.13
    Main Industry Description 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change % % of Total 2012–13

    Accommodation and Food Services

    1,041

    1,374

    31.99%

    2,113

    53.78%

    3.53%

    Agriculture

    576

    734

    27.43%

    1,005

    36.92%

    1.68%

    Arts and Recreation Services

    713

    1,243

    74.33%

    1,404

    12.95%

    2.35%

    Administrative and Support Services

    921

    1,298

    40.93%

    1,532

    18.03%

    2.56%

    Construction

    9,501

    11,574

    21.82%

    16,038

    38.57%

    26.82%

    Education and Training

    962

    1,373

    42.72%

    1,623

    18.21%

    2.71%

    Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste

    611

    884

    44.68%

    1,214

    37.33%

    2.03%

    Financial and Insurance Services

    232

    313

    34.91%

    390

    24.60%

    0.65%

    Forestry

    76

    92

    21.05%

    116

    26.09%

    0.19%

    Fishing

    172

    193

    12.21%

    248

    28.50%

    0.41%

    Health Care and Social Assistance

    1,107

    1,329

    20.05%

    1,566

    17.83%

    2.62%

    Information Media and Telecommunications

    1,152

    1,414

    22.74%

    1,578

    11.60%

    2.64%

    Manufacturing

    530

    673

    26.98%

    840

    24.81%

    1.40%

    Mining

    146

    262

    79.45%

    284

    8.40%

    0.47%

    Other Services

    13,438

    16,921

    25.92%

    20,718

    22.44%

    34.64%

    Public Administration and Safety

    136

    139

    2.21%

    131

    -5.76%

    0.22%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    719

    1,092

    51.88%

    1,334

    22.16%

    2.23%

    Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services

    262

    413

    57.63%

    570

    38.01%

    0.95%

    Retail Trade

    2,180

    2,803

    28.58%

    3,506

    25.08%

    5.86%

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing

    1,761

    2,702

    53.44%

    2,937

    8.70%

    4.91%

    Wholesale Trade

    469

    551

    17.48%

    660

    19.78%

    1.10%

    TOTAL

    36,705

    47,377

    29.08%

    59,807

    26.24%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.14: Client-initiated cancellations by entity type, three years to 30.06.13
     Entity type 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012-13 Change % % of Total 2012-13

    Companies

    31,128

    29,526

    -5.15%

    27,968

    -5.28%

    21.32%

    Government

    210

    180

    -14.29%

    109

    -39.44%

    0.08%

    Individuals

    67,364

    65,497

    -2.77%

    66,097

    0.92%

    50.39%

    Partnerships

    23,895

    22,475

    -5.94%

    19,824

    -11.80%

    15.11%

    Superannuation funds

    8,341

    8,504

    1.95%

    6,797

    -20.07%

    5.18%

    Trusts

    10,898

    11,107

    1.92%

    10,367

    -6.66%

    7.90%

    TOTAL

    141,836

    137,289

    -3.21%

    131,162

    -4.46%

    100.00%

    Table 4.15: Registrar-initiated cancellations by entity type, three years to 30.06.13
     Entity type 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012-13 Change % % of Total 2012-13

    Companies

    43,991

    28

    -99.94%

    49,038

    175035.71%

    13.85%

    Government

    0

    0

    -

    0

    -

    0.00%

    Individuals

    3,640

    97,721

    2584.64%

    304,573

    211.68%

    86.02%

    Partnerships

    14

    14

    0.00%

    139

    892.86%

    0.04%

    Superannuation funds

    3,245

    354

    -89.09%

    277

    -21.75%

    0.08%

    Trusts

    213

    1,346

    531.92%

    53

    -96.06%

    0.01%

    TOTAL

    51,103

    99,463

    94.63%

    354,080

    255.99%

    100.00%

    Table 4.16: Client-initiated cancellations by reason, three years to 30.06.13
     Reason 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012-13 Change % % of Total 2012-13

    Change in structure

    5,914

    5,332

    -9.84%

    4,264

    -20.03%

    3.24%

    Never operated

    18,483

    19,374

    4.82%

    18,481

    -4.61%

    14.04%

    Not operating in Australia

    541

    403

    -25.51%

    120

    -70.22%

    0.09%

    Ceased operating

    109,073

    109,603

    0.49%

    106,371

    -2.95%

    80.83%

    Other reason provided

    29

    42

    44.83%

    146

    247.62%

    0.11%

    Business Sold

    2,853

    2,553

    -10.52%

    2,006

    -21.43%

    1.52%

    Temporary Suspension of Business

    184

    190

    3.26%

    216

    13.68%

    0.16%

    Total

    137,077

    137,497

    0.31%

    131,604

    -4.29%

    100.00%

    Table 4.17: Registrar-initiated cancellations by reason, three years to 30.06.13
     Reason 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012-13 Change % % of Total 2012-13

    Registrar initiated - change in structure (letter)

    4

    4

    0.00%

    32

    700.00%

    0.01%

    Registrar initiated - deceased (letter)

    2,045

    1

    -99.95%

    6

    500.00%

    0.00%

    Registrar initiated - not operating an enterprise (letter)

    748

    97,819

    12977.41%

    303,640

    210.41%

    85.49%

    Registrar initiated - deregistered (letter)

    46,635

    6

    -99.99%

    49,152

    819100.00%

    13.84%

    Registrar initiated - change in structure (no letter)

    28

    6

    -78.57%

    19

    216.67%

    0.01%

    Registrar initiated - deceased (no letter)

    9

    3

    -66.67%

    14

    366.67%

    0.00%

    Registrar initiated - not operating enterprise (no letter)

    428

    1,761

    311.45%

    1,961

    11.36%

    0.55%

    Registrar initiated - other (no letter)

    1,238

    70

    -94.35%

    132

    88.57%

    0.04%

    Registrar initiated - deregistered (no letter)

    253

    24

    -90.51%

    209

    770.83%

    0.06%

    Total

    51,388

    99,694

    94.00%

    355,165

    256.26%

    100.00%

    Table 4.18: Client-initiated cancellations by industry sector, three years to 30.06.13
    Main Industry Description June 2011 June 2012 changes % June 2013 changes % % of total June 2013

    Blank – No main industry code

    6

    3

    -50.00%

    6

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Accommodation and Food Services

    6,204

    6,287

    1.34%

    5,864

    -6.73%

    4.47%

    Agriculture

    5,858

    5,567

    -4.97%

    5,364

    -3.65%

    4.09%

    Arts and Recreation Services

    2,906

    3,026

    4.13%

    3,224

    6.54%

    2.46%

    Administrative and Support Services

    5,867

    5,598

    -4.58%

    5,396

    -3.61%

    4.11%

    Construction

    20,308

    20,005

    -1.49%

    19,992

    -0.06%

    15.24%

    Education and Training

    2,547

    2,508

    -1.53%

    2,682

    6.94%

    2.04%

    Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste

    822

    865

    5.23%

    839

    -3.01%

    0.64%

    Financial and Insurance Services

    13,864

    13,309

    -4.00%

    11,727

    -11.89%

    8.94%

    Forestry

    304

    239

    -21.38%

    236

    -1.26%

    0.18%

    Fishing

    107

    139

    29.91%

    150

    7.91%

    0.11%

    Health Care and Social Assistance

    3,728

    3,758

    0.80%

    3,908

    3.99%

    2.98%

    Information Media and Telecommunications

    2,513

    2,571

    2.31%

    2,719

    5.76%

    2.07%

    Manufacturing

    4,954

    4,706

    -5.01%

    4,299

    -8.65%

    3.28%

    Mining

    490

    528

    7.76%

    586

    10.98%

    0.45%

    Other Services

    19,524

    20,552

    5.27%

    21,657

    5.38%

    16.51%

    Public Administration and Safety

    674

    575

    -14.69%

    628

    9.22%

    0.48%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    12,127

    11,384

    -6.13%

    11,165

    -1.92%

    8.51%

    Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services

    6,772

    6,322

    -6.65%

    6,089

    -3.69%

    4.64%

    Retail Trade

    12,450

    12,463

    0.10%

    11,801

    -5.31%

    9.00%

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing

    10,103

    9,646

    -4.52%

    8,742

    -9.37%

    6.67%

    Wholesale Trade

    4,615

    4,258

    -7.74%

    4,088

    -3.99%

    3.12%

    TOTAL

    136,743

    134,309

    -1.78%

    131,162

    -2.34%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.19: Registrar-initiated cancellations by industry sector, three years to 30.06.13
    Main Industry Description June 2011 June 2012 Change % June 2013 Change % % of Total June 13

    Blank – No main industry code

     

    2

    -

    2

    0.00%

    0.00%

    Accommodation and Food Services

    1,831

    1,639

    -10.49%

    8,849

    439.90%

    2.50%

    Agriculture

    1,328

    2,801

    110.92%

    8,889

    217.35%

    2.51%

    Arts and Recreation Services

    800

    4,655

    481.88%

    23,053

    395.23%

    6.51%

    Administrative and Support Services

    1,795

    3,504

    95.21%

    21,166

    504.05%

    5.98%

    Construction

    5,469

    40,083

    632.91%

    50,219

    25.29%

    14.18%

    Education and Training

    644

    2,413

    274.69%

    12,365

    412.43%

    3.49%

    Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste

    164

    331

    101.83%

    2,460

    643.20%

    0.69%

    Financial and Insurance Services

    10,743

    1,131

    -89.47%

    13,451

    1089.30%

    3.80%

    Forestry

    17

    204

    1100.00%

    659

    223.04%

    0.19%

    Fishing

    12

    690

    5650.00%

    1,670

    142.03%

    0.47%

    Health Care and Social Assistance

    1,254

    2,308

    84.05%

    11,990

    419.50%

    3.39%

    Information Media and Telecommunications

    930

    2,210

    137.63%

    11,676

    428.33%

    3.30%

    Manufacturing

    2,458

    3,331

    35.52%

    11,666

    250.23%

    3.29%

    Mining

    242

    158

    -34.71%

    1,226

    675.95%

    0.35%

    Other Services

    2,723

    15,286

    461.37%

    80,947

    429.55%

    22.86%

    Public Administration and Safety

    346

    355

    2.60%

    1,966

    453.80%

    0.56%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    7,835

    5,455

    -30.38%

    30,474

    458.64%

    8.61%

    Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services

    3,749

    1,294

    -65.48%

    9,073

    601.16%

    2.56%

    Retail Trade

    3,404

    6,209

    82.40%

    27,045

    335.58%

    7.64%

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing

    2,446

    3,674

    50.20%

    16,973

    361.98%

    4.79%

    Wholesale Trade

    2,866

    1,725

    -39.81%

    8,261

    378.90%

    2.33%

    TOTAL

    51,056

    99,458

    94.80%

    354,080

    256.01%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to a system change in May 2012 which changed the way information was recorded.
    Table 4.20: Total number of cancellations by state/territory, three years to 30.06.13
    State/Territory June 2011 June 2012 Change % June 2013 Change % % of Total June 13

    ACT

    2,765

    3,187

    15.26%

    6,872

    115.63%

    1.42%

    NSW

    66,604

    80,996

    21.61%

    165,784

    104.68%

    34.17%

    NT

    1,367

    2,272

    66.20%

    4,658

    105.02%

    0.96%

    QLD

    37,933

    51,913

    36.85%

    104,266

    100.85%

    21.49%

    SA

    11,273

    13,927

    23.54%

    29,639

    112.82%

    6.11%

    TAS

    2,952

    3,800

    28.73%

    6,939

    82.61%

    1.43%

    VIC

    45,519

    52,551

    15.45%

    117,026

    122.69%

    24.12%

    WA

    18,863

    24,267

    28.65%

    48,443

    99.63%

    9.98%

    NIL

    523

    854

    63.29%

    1,615

    89.11%

    0.33%

    TOTAL

    187,799

    233,767

    24.48%

    485,242

    107.58%

    100.00%

    Table 4.21: Total number of ABN Lookup searches via website and web services, three years to 30.06.13
    ABN Lookup Searches 2010–11 2011–12 Change % 2012–13 Change % % of Total 2012–13

    Total via html website

    61,901,325

    86,733,708

    40.12%

    110,406,852

    27.29%

    29.61%

    Total via Web Services

    118,730,066

    194,256,318

    63.61%

    262,522,712

    35.14%

    70.39%

    TOTAL SEARCHES

    180,631,391

    280,990,026

    55.56%

    372,929,564

    32.72%

    100.00%

    Table 4.22: Total number of ABN Lookup searches via website and web services by month, three years to 30.06.13
    ABN Lookup Searches Via html website Via Web Services Total 2010–11 Via html website Via Web Services Total 2011–12 Via html website Via Web Services Total 2012–13

    Jul

    5,067,595

    5,432,242

    10,499,837

    7,617,540

    13,741,839

    21,359,379

    8,339,426

    16,690,367

    25,029,793

    Aug

    5,197,147

    15,092,720

    20,289,867

    7,950,296

    13,159,028

    21,109,324

    10,062,005

    20,164,858

    30,226,863

    Sep

    5,335,730

    10,240,772

    15,576,502

    7,321,300

    8,288,000

    15,609,300

    8,572,539

    32,813,460

    41,385,999

    Oct

    5,290,466

    15,019,169

    20,309,635

    7,095,126

    28,993,382

    36,088,508

    7,828,081

    21,312,482

    29,140,563

    Nov

    5,320,806

    9,975,798

    15,296,604

    8,126,912

    17,934,256

    26,061,168

    7,471,958

    15,299,633

    22,771,591

    Dec

    4,264,149

    7,099,674

    11,363,823

    5,864,692

    14,796,047

    20,660,739

    5,405,234

    15,848,012

    21,253,246

    Jan

    4,819,636

    4,227,665

    9,047,301

    5,942,078

    13,057,466

    18,999,544

    7,180,167

    19,434,456

    26,614,623

    Feb

    4,809,157

    5,021,963

    9,831,120

    7,277,600

    13,897,261

    21,174,861

    7,810,946

    19,253,813

    27,064,759

    Mar

    5,612,769

    6,112,135

    11,724,904

    7,506,672

    21,542,578

    29,049,250

    11,838,869

    20,048,363

    31,887,232

    Apr

    4,535,541

    16,973,937

    21,509,478

    6,533,842

    14,222,378

    20,756,220

    12,413,143

    33,995,722

    46,408,865

    May

    6,037,767

    10,904,181

    16,941,948

    8,072,518

    15,322,241

    23,394,759

    12,434,040

    20,892,929

    33,326,969

    Jun

    5,610,562

    12,629,810

    18,240,372

    7,425,132

    19,301,842

    26,726,974

    11,050,444

    26,768,617

    37,819,061

    TOTAL

    61,901,325

    118,730,066

    180,631,391

    86,733,708

    194,256,318

    280,990,026

    110,406,852

    262,522,712

    372,929,564

    % OF TOTAL

    34.27%

    65.73%

     

    30.87%

    69.13%

     

    29.61%

    70.39%

     

    AUSkey

    Table 4.23: Number of active AUSkeys by entity type, two years to 30 June 2013
    Entity type Count of active AUSkeys 2011–12 (30 June 2012) % of total active AUSkeys 2011–12 (30 June 2012) Count of active AUSkeys 2012–13 (30 June 2013) % of total active AUSkeys 2012–13 (30 June 2013)

    Company (COY)

    367,483

    48.9%

    407,880

    48.9%

    Government (GOV)

    9,793

    1.3%

    10,071

    1.2%

    Individual (IND)

    175,110

    23.3%

    197,878

    23.7%

    Partnership (PTR)

    70,594

    9.4%

    77,447

    9.3%

    Super Fund (SUP)

    15,847

    2.1%

    17,086

    2.0%

    Trust (TRT)

    112,625

    15.0%

    124,379

    14.9%

    TOTAL

    751,452

    100%

    834,741

    100%

    Table 4.24: Number of AUSkeys per entity, two years to 30 June 2013
    Number of active AUSkeys per entity Number of entities 2011-12 % of total entities 2011-12 Number of entities 2012-13 % of total entities 2012-13

    1

    228,818

    61%

    256,094

    61.5%

    2

    82,359

    21.9%

    90.771

    21.8%

    3

    29,783

    7.9%

    32,055

    7.7%

    4

    12,813

    3.4%

    14,351

    3.4%

    5 to 9

    15,966

    4.3%

    16,647

    4.0%

    10 to 19

    3,949

    1.1%

    4,977

    1.2%

    20 to 49

    1,285

    0.3%

    1,475

    0.4%

    50 to 99

    224

    0.1%

    234

    0.1%

    100 to more

    57

    0.0%

    74

    0.0%

    TOTAL

    375,254

    100%

    416,678

    100%

    Table 4.25: Number of active AUSkeys by industry sector, two years to 30 June 2013
    Main industry sector Count of active AUSkeys 2011-12 % of total active AUSkeys 2011-12 Count of active AUSkeys 2012-13 % of total active AUSkeys 2012-13

    No Industry Sector listed

    3

    0.0%

    7

    0.0%

    Accommodation and Food Services (AFS)

    17,608

    2.3%

    20,100

    2.4%

    Agriculture (AGR)

    22,256

    3.0%

    25,300

    3.0%

    Arts and Recreation Services (ARS)

    10,814

    1.4%

    12,194

    1.5%

    Administrative and Support Services (ASS)

    28,422

    3.8%

    31,847

    3.8%

    Construction (CON)

    64,138

    8.5%

    72,172

    8.6%

    Education and Training (EDU)

    17,367

    2.3%

    19,280

    2.3%

    Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste (EGW)

    5,179

    0.7%

    5,995

    0.7%

    Financial and Insurance Services (FIN)

    88,275

    11.7%

    98,120

    11.8%

    Forestry (FOR)

    547

    0.1%

    604

    0.1%

    Fishing (FSH)

    310

    0.0%

    327

    0.0%

    Health Care and Social Assistance (HCS)

    30,058

    4.0%

    33,870

    4.1%

    Information Media and Telecommunications (IMT)

    15,995

    2.1%

    18,554

    2.2%

    Manufacturing (MFR)

    30,980

    4.1%

    34,253

    4.1%

    Mining (MIN)

    8,010

    1.1%

    9,099

    1.1%

    Other Services (OTS)

    62,570

    8.3%

    74,453

    8.9%

    Public Administration and Safety (PAS)

    6,214

    0.8%

    6,528

    0.8%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (PST)

    201,332

    26.8%

    218,008

    26.1%

    Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (RHR)

    42,979

    5.7%

    44,785

    5.4%

    Retail trade (RTL)

    44,203

    5.9%

    49,641

    5.9%

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing (TPW)

    22,636

    3.0%

    25,488

    3.1%

    Wholesale trade (WSL)

    31,556

    4.2%

    34,116

    4.1%

    TOTAL

    751,452

    100.0%

    834,741

    100.0%

    Table 4.26: Number of agencies with government online services accepting AUSkey, three years to 30 June 2013
     Agencies 2010–11 (No.) 2011–12 (No.) 2012–13 (No.) Change (%)

    Federal agencies

    5

    7

    13

    86%

    State and territory agencies

    8

    8

    8

    0%

    TOTAL

    13

    15

    21

    40% 

    SBR

    Table 4.27: SBR usage over three years
    Month Monthly Total 2010-11 Cumulative total 2010-11 Monthly Total 2011-12 Cumulative total 2011-12 Monthly Total 2012-13 Cumulative total 2012-13

    July

    3

    3

    4349

    4905

    45535

    68589

    August

    4

    7

    5054

    9959

    37812

    106401

    Sep

    12

    19

    1113

    11072

    5297

    111698

    Oct

    15

    34

    596

    11668

    5402

    117100

    Nov

    23

    57

    915

    12583

    7417

    124517

    Dec

    28

    85

    537

    13120

    3179

    127696

    Jan

    8

    93

    312

    13432

    3238

    130934

    Feb

    46

    139

    579

    14011

    7889

    138823

    Mar

    32

    171

    444

    14455

    4180

    143003

    Apr

    105

    276

    808

    15263

    5190

    148193

    May

    113

    389

    1369

    16632

    8640

    156833

    Jun

    167

    556

    6422

    23054

    14793

    171626

    Table 4.28: Percentage growth in ABNs, seven years to 2012-13
    Year Active ABNs % Change

    2005-06

    5,379,464

     

    2006-07

    5,775,749

    7.37%

    2007-08

    6,087,516

    5.40%

    2008-09

    6,100,820

    0.22%

    2009-10

    6,593,352

    8.07%

    2010-11

    7,004,042

    6.23%

    2011-12

    7,352,523

    4.98%

    2012-13

    7,507,663

    2.11%

    Table 4.29: Comparison of percentage growth in ABNs with percentage growth in GDP, 10 years to 2012-13
    Year GDP Annual Growth Rate ABR Net Growth Rate ABR vs GDP Growth Rate

    2003-04

    3.2

    13.0

    9.8

    2004-05

    4.1

    22.7

    18.6

    2005-06

    3.2

    8.7

    5.5

    2006-07

    3.0

    7.5

    4.5

    2007-08

    3.8

    5.4

    1.6

    2008-09

    3.8

    0.2

    -3.6

    2009-10

    1.6

    8.0

    6.4

    2010-11

    2.1

    5.4

    3.3

    2011-12

    2.4

    4.3

    1.9

    2012-13

    3.4

    2.1

    -1.3

    Table 4.30: Rationalisation of the number of data items since the SBR Program began

     

    At 30 June 2010 At 30 June 2011 At 30 June 2012 At 30 June 2013
    Initial number of data items in forms within the scope of SBR (unharmonised)

    9,468

    26,537

    28,661

    33,523

    Rationalised number of data items in SBR Definitional Taxonomy (harmonised)

    2,938

    5,923

    6,195

    6,636

    Table 4.31: Number of software developers engaged with SBR to 30 June 2013
    Level of engagement June 2010 June 2011 June 2012 June 2013
    Signed licence for access to the SBR Software Development Kit

    26

    61

    85

    128

    Testing

    12

    26

    33

    66

    Self-certified for an SBR report

    3

    11

    17

    34

    Table 4.32: ABR employees by age 30 June 2013
    Age Employees

    20 - 29

    27

    30 - 39

    50

    40 - 49

    95

    50 - 59

    83

    60 - 69

    13

    Table 4.32: ABR employees by state and territory at 30 June 2013
    Location Total

    South Australia

    23

    Queensland

    57

    Victoria

    27

    ACT

    110

    NSW

    51

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