• Appendixes

    Appendix 1: Operational statistics

    ABR

    Table 11: ABNs by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

    Entity Type

    June 2012

    June 2013

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 13-14

    Companies

    1,657,643

    1,708,966

    3.10%

    1,716,406

    0.44%

    22.38

    Government

    12,920

    12,594

    -2.52%

    12,422

    -1.37%

    0.16%

    Individuals

    3,488,994

    3,487,787

    -0.03%

    3,559,557

    2.06%

    46.42%

    Partnerships

    749,002

    768,763

    2.64%

    781,507

    1.66%

    10.19%

    Superannuation funds

    503,650

    538,218

    6.86%

    553,984

    2.93%

    7.22%

    Trusts

    940,314

    991,335

    5.43%

    1,044,020

    5.31%

    13.62%

    TOTAL

    7,352,523

    7,507,663

    2.11%

    7,667,896

    2.13%

    100.00%

    Table 12: Companies with an ABN, by public and private company, two year to 30 June 2014

     

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Public

    29,123

    30,067

    Private

    1,376,689

    1,449,445

    Total

    1,405,812

    1,479,512

    Table 13: ABNs by state/territory, three years to 30 June 2014

    State/Territory

    June 2012

    June 2013

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total June 13

    ACT

    102,152

    104,654

    2.45%

    106,815

    2.06%

    1.39%

    NSW

    2,370,035

    2,403,868

    1.43%

    2,447,742

    1.83%

    31.92%

    NT

    57,597

    57,988

    0.68%

    58,451

    0.80%

    0.76%

    QLD

    1,515,830

    1,544,509

    1.89%

    1,569,808

    1.64%

    20.47%

    SA

    512,849

    521,109

    1.61%

    529,137

    1.54%

    6.90%

    TAS

    125,131

    127,278

    1.72%

    128,449

    0.92%

    1.68%

    VIC

    1,887,890

    1,937,852

    2.65%

    1,991,047

    2.75%

    25.97%

    WA

    772,200

    791,256

    2.47%

    813,189

    2.77%

    10.61%

    Other

    18,163

    19,149

    5.43%

    23,258

    21.46%

    0.30%

    TOTAL

    7,361,847

    7,507,663

    1.98%

    7,667,896

    2.13%

    100.00%

    2011-12 Total ABNs by State is different to Total ABNs by entity due to timing differences in the running of the 2011-12 figures.
    Table 14: ABNs by State/territory further breakdown by entity type, to 30 June 2014

    State/Territory

    Company

    Government

    Individual

    Partnership

    Super funds

    Trusts

    Total

    ACT

    27,346

    304

    49,256

    8,161

    9,237

    12,511

    106,815

    NSW

    655,961

    3,263

    1,124,107

    248,237

    184,740

    231,434

    2,447,742

    NT

    11,704

    317

    34,105

    4,847

    2,251

    5,227

    58,451

    QLD

    316,126

    1,804

    757,371

    165,559

    96,349

    232,599

    1,569,808

    SA

    102,771

    1,727

    236,178

    62,657

    39,763

    86,041

    529,137

    TAS

    22,680

    341

    63,117

    18,939

    8,021

    15,351

    128,449

    VIC

    417,661

    3,268

    906,208

    183,443

    153,385

    327,082

    1,991,047

    WA

    153,230

    1,398

    376,491

    88,874

    60,131

    133,065

    813,189

    Other

    8,927

    0

    12,724

    790

    107

    710

    23,258

    TOTAL

    1,716,406

    12,422

    3,559,557

    781,507

    553,984

    1,044,020

    7,667,896

    Table 15: ABNs by industry sector, three years to 30 June 2014

    Main Industry Description

    June 2012

    June 2013

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total June 13

    Blank - No main industry code

    79

    65

    -17.72%

    829

    1175.38%

    0.01%

    Accommodation, Cafes and Restaurants

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Accommodation & Food Services

    199,509

    207,280

    3.90%

    214,858

    3.66%

    2.80%

    Agriculture

    371,036

    371,152

    0.03%

    373,359

    0.59%

    4.87%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    312,169

    314,104

    0.62%

    315,837

    0.55%

    4.12%

    Administrative & Support Services

    281,960

    274,299

    -2.72%

    299,300

    9.11%

    3.90%

    Construction

    957,484

    955,814

    -0.17%

    969,816

    1.46%

    12.65%

    Cultural and Recreational Services

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Education & Training

    184,237

    189,848

    3.05%

    198,767

    4.70%

    2.59%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    40,989

    44,503

    8.57%

    43,589

    -2.05%

    0.57%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    952,605

    986,606

    3.57%

    1,018,188

    3.20%

    13.28%

    Forestry

    14,506

    14,106

    -2.76%

    13,669

    -3.10%

    0.18%

    Fishing

    9,639

    8,883

    -7.84%

    9,054

    1.93%

    0.12%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    287,480

    296,902

    3.28%

    317,488

    6.93%

    4.14%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    132,813

    135,649

    2.14%

    132,442

    -2.36%

    1.73%

    Manufacturing

    206,217

    200,624

    -2.71%

    203,692

    1.53%

    2.66%

    Mining

    26,569

    27,467

    3.38%

    26,833

    -2.31%

    0.35%

    Other Services

    1,213,941

    1,299,027

    7.01%

    1,277,721

    -1.64%

    16.66%

    Public Administration & Safety

    30,605

    28,957

    -5.38%

    29,072

    0.40%

    0.38%

    Property and Business Services

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Personal and Other Services

     

     

     

    3

     

     

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    621,033

    617,737

    -0.53%

    656,967

    6.35%

    8.57%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    600,506

    612,030

    1.92%

    634,791

    3.72%

    8.28%

    Retail Trade

    434,365

    442,196

    1.80%

    449,885

    1.74%

    5.87%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    317,446

    315,344

    -0.66%

    316,151

    0.26%

    4.12%

    Wholesale Trade

    166,659

    165,059

    -0.96%

    165,569

    0.31%

    2.16%

    Multi Role Organisation

     

    11

     

    13

    0.00%

    0.00%

    Government Administration and Defence

     

     

     

    3

     

    0.00%

    Total

    7,361,847

    7,507,663

    1.98%

    7,667,896

    2.13%

    100.00%

    Table 16: Registration applications received, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    Total

    712,191

    695,487

    -2.35%

    755,184

    8.58%

    Table 17: ABN registrations by month, three years to 30 June 2014  

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    2013-14

    July

    69,857

    62,592

    64,323

    August

    45,185

    67,994

    57,678

    September

    54,743

    53,064

    56,697

    October

    46,608

    52,482

    66,006

    November

    46,548

    52,742

    58,597

    December

    39,663

    37,884

    40,774

    January

    34,015

    44,537

    53,917

    February

    46,109

    51,068

    58,188

    March

    63,169

    54,862

    63,891

    April

    40,830

    49,377

    57,926

    May

    49,788

    61,001

    63,875

    June

    50,819

    49,587

    62,339

    Total

    587,333

    637,190

    704,211

    Table 18: ABN registrations by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

    Entity Type

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total June 14

    Companies

    117,780

    126,635

    7.52%

    136,939

    8.14%

    19.45%

    Government

    141

    82

    -41.84%

    75

    -8.54%

    0.01%

    Individuals

    332,674

    368,110

    10.65%

    425,993

    15.72%

    60.49%

    Partnerships

    37,015

    39,149

    5.77%

    38,409

    -1.89%

    5.45%

    Superannuation funds

    40,698

    41,618

    2.26%

    36,928

    -11.27%

    5.24%

    Trusts

    59,025

    61,086

    3.49%

    65,867

    7.83%

    9.35%

    Total

    587,333

    636,680

    8.40%

    704,211

    10.61%

    100.00%

    Table 19: Number of applications refused by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

    Entity Type

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Companies

    23

    15

    -34.78%

    4

    -73.33%

    0.01%

    Government

    0

    0

    -

    0

    -

    0.00%

    Individuals

    45,835

    59,812

    30.49%

    50,349

    -15.82%

    99.98%

    Partnerships

    26

    18

    -30.77%

    1

    -94.44%

    0.00%

    Superannuation funds

    0

    1

    -

    0

    -

    0.00%

    Trusts

    9

    9

    0.00%

    4

    -55.56%

    0.01%

    Total

    45,893

    59,855

    30.42%

    50,358

    -15.87%

    100.00%

    Table 20: Number of applications refused by State/territory, three years to 30 June 2014

    State/Territory

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 2012-13

    ACT

    594

    760

    27.95%

    566

    -25.53%

    1.12%

    NSW

    13,051

    16,576

    27.01%

    14,040

    -15.30%

    27.88%

    NT

    709

    729

    2.82%

    487

    -33.20%

    0.97%

    QLD

    11,073

    13,681

    23.55%

    11,483

    -16.07%

    22.80%

    SA

    3,131

    3,778

    20.66%

    3,063

    -18.93%

    6.08%

    TAS

    602

    666

    10.63%

    515

    -22.67%

    1.02%

    VIC

    12,582

    16,365

    30.07%

    13,960

    -14.70%

    27.72%

    WA

    5,578

    7,252

    30.01%

    6,244

    -13.90%

    12.40%

    Other

    57

    0

    -100.00%

    0

    -

    0.00%

    Total

    47,377

    59,807

    26.24%

    50,358

    -15.80%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to timing issues and different systems/sources for the breakup of the information reported.
    Table 21: Number of applications refused by Industry sector, three years to 30 June 2014

    Main Industry Description

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Accommodation Cafes and Restaurants

    0

    0

    0.00%

    14

    100.00%

    0.03%

    Accommodation & Food Services

    1,374

    2,113

    53.78%

    490

    -76.81%

    0.97%

    Agriculture

    734

    1,005

    36.92%

    497

    -50.55%

    0.99%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    1,243

    1,404

    12.95%

    379

    -73.01%

    0.75%

    Administrative & Support Services

    1,298

    1,532

    18.03%

    7,578

    394.65%

    15.05%

    Construction

    11,574

    16,038

    38.57%

    12,759

    -20.45%

    25.34%

    Cultural and Recreational Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Education & Training

    1,373

    1,623

    18.21%

    784

    -51.69%

    1.56%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    884

    1,214

    37.33%

    83

    -93.16%

    0.16%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    313

    390

    24.60%

    255

    -34.62%

    0.51%

    Forestry

    92

    116

    26.09%

    16

    -86.21%

    0.03%

    Fishing

    193

    248

    28.50%

    45

    -81.85%

    0.09%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    1,329

    1,566

    17.83%

    1,404

    -10.34%

    2.79%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    1,414

    1,578

    11.60%

    280

    -82.26%

    0.56%

    Manufacturing

    673

    840

    24.81%

    890

    5.95%

    1.77%

    Mining

    262

    284

    8.40%

    13

    -95.42%

    0.03%

    Other Services

    16,921

    20,718

    22.44%

    2,275

    -89.02%

    4.52%

    Public Administration & Safety

    139

    131

    -5.76%

    334

    154.96%

    0.66%

    Personal and Other Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    1,092

    1,334

    22.16%

    2,816

    111.09%

    5.59%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    413

    570

    38.01%

    381

    -33.16%

    0.76%

    Retail Trade

    2,803

    3,506

    25.08%

    1,643

    -53.14%

    3.26%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    2,702

    2,937

    8.70%

    1,973

    -32.82%

    3.92%

    Wholesale Trade

    551

    660

    19.78%

    525

    -20.45%

    1.04%

    Unable to Maintain Main Industry Description

    0

    0

    0.00%

    14,924

    100.00%

    29.64%

    Total

    47,377

    59,807

    26.24%

    50,358

    -15.80%

    100.00%

    Note: Some figures may vary to those elsewhere in this report due to timing issues and different systems/sources for the breakup of the information reported.
    Table 22: Client-initiated cancellations by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Companies

    29,526

    27,968

    -5.28%

    37,806

    35.18%

    22.92%

    Government

    180

    109

    -39.44%

    259

    137.61%

    0.16%

    Individuals

    65,497

    66,097

    0.92%

    76,527

    15.78%

    46.39%

    Partnerships

    22,475

    19,824

    -11.80%

    24,268

    22.42%

    14.71%

    Superannuation funds

    8,504

    6,797

    -20.07%

    12,105

    78.09%

    7.34%

    Trusts

    11,107

    10,367

    -6.66%

    13,993

    34.98%

    8.48%

    Total

    137,289

    131,162

    -4.46%

    164,958

    25.77%

    100.00%

    Table 23: Registrar initiated cancellations by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Companies

    28

    49,038

    175035.71%

    91,036

    85.64%

    24.02%

    Government

    0

    0

    -

    1

    -

    0.00%

    Individuals

    97,721

    304,573

    211.68%

    279,104

    -8.36%

    73.64%

    Partnerships

    14

    139

    892.86%

    16

    -88.49%

    0.00%

    Superannuation funds

    354

    277

    -21.75%

    8,809

    3080.14%

    2.32%

    Trusts

    1,346

    53

    -96.06%

    20

    -62.26%

    0.01%

    Total

    99,463

    354,080

    255.99%

    378,986

    7.03%

    100.00%

    Table 24: Client-initiated cancellations by reason, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Change in structure

    5,332

    4,264

    -20.03%

    5,035

    18.08%

    3.05%

    Never operated

    19,374

    18,481

    -4.61%

    21,047

    13.88%

    12.76%

    Not operating in Australia

    403

    120

    -70.22%

    358

    198.33%

    0.22%

    Ceased operating

    109,603

    106,371

    -2.95%

    135,389

    27.28%

    82.07%

    Other reason provided

    42

    146

    247.62%

    219

    50.00%

    0.13%

    Business Sold

    2,553

    2,006

    -21.43%

    2,685

    33.85%

    1.63%

    Temporary Suspension of Business

    190

    216

    13.68%

    225

    4.17%

    0.14%

    Total

    137,497

    131,604

    -4.29%

    164,958

    25.34%

    100.00%

    Table 25: Registrar-initiated cancellations by reason, three years to 30 June2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Change in structure (letter)

    4

    32

    700.00%

    33

    3.13%

    0.01%

    Deceased (letter)

    1

    6

    500.00%

    9

    50.00%

    0.00%

    Deregistered (letter)

    97,825

    352,792

    260.64%

    278,571

    -21.04%%

    73.50%

    Change in structure (no letter)

    6

    19

    216.67%

    27

    42.11%

    0.01%

    Deceased (no letter)

    3

    14

    366.67%

    5

    -64.29%

    0.00%

    Not operating enterprise (no letter)

    1,761

    1,961

    11.36%

    100,163

    5007.75%

    26.43%

    Other (no letter)

    70

    132

    88.57%

    62

    -53.03%

    0.02%

    Deregistered (no letter)

    24

    209

    770.83%

    116

    -44.50%

    0.03%

    Total

    99,694

    355,165

    256.26%

    378,986

    6.71%

    100.00%

    Table 26: Client-initiated cancellations by industry sector, three years to 30 June 2014

    Main Industry Description

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Blank - No main industry code

    3

    6

    100.00%

    20,125

    335316.67%

    12.20%

    Accommodation, Cafes & Restaurants

    0

    0

    0.00%

    187

    100.00%

    0.11%

    Accommodation & Food Services

    6,287

    5,864

    -6.73%

    7,367

    25.63%

    4.47%

    Agriculture

    5,567

    5,364

    -3.65%

    5,475

    2.07%

    3.32%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    3,026

    3,224

    6.54%

    2,677

    -16.97%

    1.62%

    Administrative & Support Services

    5,598

    5,396

    -3.61%

    10,223

    89.46%

    6.20%

    Construction

    20,005

    19,992

    -0.06%

    24,775

    23.92%

    15.02%

    Cultural and Recreational Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Education & Training

    2,508

    2,682

    6.94%

    2,601

    -3.02%

    1.58%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    865

    839

    -3.01%

    350

    -58.28%

    0.21%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    13,309

    11,727

    -11.89%

    17,531

    49.49%

    10.63%

    Forestry

    239

    236

    -1.26%

    544

    130.51%

    0.33%

    Fishing

    139

    150

    7.91%

    233

    55.33%

    0.14%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    3,758

    3,908

    3.99%

    4,930

    26.15%

    2.99%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    2,571

    2,719

    5.76%

    1,229

    -54.80%

    0.75%

    Manufacturing

    4,706

    4,299

    -8.65%

    5,412

    25.89%

    3.28%

    Mining

    528

    586

    10.98%

    327

    -44.20%

    0.20%

    Other Services

    20,552

    21,657

    5.38%

    9,382

    -56.68%

    5.69%

    Public Administration & Safety

    575

    628

    9.22%

    879

    39.97%

    0.53%

    Personal & Other Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    11,384

    11,165

    -1.92%

    16,542

    48.16%

    10.03%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    6,322

    6,089

    -3.69%

    7,737

    27.07%

    4.69%

    Retail Trade

    12,463

    11,801

    -5.31%

    11,778

    -0.19%

    7.14%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    9,646

    8,742

    -9.37%

    10,116

    15.72%

    6.13%

    Wholesale Trade

    4,258

    4,088

    -3.99%

    4,538

    11.01%

    2.75%

    Total

    134,309

    131,162

    -2.34%

    164,958

    25.77%

    100.00%

    Table 27: Registrar-initiated cancellations by industry sector, three years to 30 June 2014

    Main Industry Description

    June 2012

    June 2013

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total June 14

    Blank - No main industry code

    2

    2

    -

    132,907

    6645250.00%

    35.07%

    Accommodation, Cafes & Restaurants

    0

    0

    0.00%

    344

    100.00%

    0.09%

    Accommodation & Food Services

    1,639

    8,849

    439.90%

    6,676

    -24.56%

    1.76%

    Agriculture

    2,801

    8,889

    217.35%

    3,740

    -57.93%

    0.99%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    4,655

    23,053

    395.23%

    14,516

    -37.03%

    3.83%

    Administrative & Support Services

    3,504

    21,166

    504.05%

    27,269

    28.83%

    7.20%

    Construction

    40,083

    50,219

    25.29%

    49,352

    -1.73%

    13.02%

    Cultural and Recreational Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Education & Training

    2,413

    12,365

    412.43%

    6,732

    -45.56%

    1.78%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    331

    2,460

    643.20%

    570

    -76.83%

    0.15%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    1,131

    13,451

    1089.30%

    19,482

    44.84%

    5.14%

    Forestry

    204

    659

    223.04%

    383

    -41.88%

    0.10%

    Fishing

    690

    1,670

    142.03%

    582

    -65.15%

    0.15%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    2,308

    11,990

    419.50%

    8,987

    -25.05%

    2.37%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    2,210

    11,676

    428.33%

    2,853

    -75.57%

    0.75%

    Manufacturing

    3,331

    11,666

    250.23%

    8,156

    -30.09%

    2.15%

    Mining

    158

    1,226

    675.95%

    496

    -59.54%

    0.13%

    Other Services

    15,286

    80,947

    429.55%

    15,667

    -80.65%

    4.13%

    Public Administration & Safety

    355

    1,966

    453.80%

    2,043

    3.92%

    0.54%

    Personal and Other Services

    0

    0

    0.00%

    0

    100.00%

    0.00%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    5,455

    30,474

    458.64%

    33,054

    8.47%

    8.72%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    1,294

    9,073

    601.16%

    7,335

    -19.16%

    1.94%

    Retail Trade

    6,209

    27,045

    335.58%

    14,627

    -45.92%

    3.86%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    3,674

    16,973

    361.98%

    15,736

    -7.29%

    4.15%

    Wholesale Trade

    1,725

    8,261

    378.90%

    7,479

    -9.47%

    1.97%

    Total

    99,458

    354,080

    256.01%

    378,986

    7.03%

    100.00%

    Table 28: Total number of cancellations by State/territory, three years to 30 June 2014

    State/Territory

    June 2012

    June 2013

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total June 14

    ACT

    3,187

    6,872

    115.63%

    7,812

    13.68%

    1.44%

    NSW

    80,996

    165,784

    104.68%

    180,228

    8.71%

    33.13%

    NT

    2,272

    4,658

    105.02%

    4,847

    4.06%

    0.89%

    QLD

    51,913

    104,266

    100.85%

    121,759

    16.78%

    22.38%

    SA

    13,927

    29,639

    112.82%

    33,693

    13.68%

    6.19%

    TAS

    3,800

    6,939

    82.61%

    8,470

    22.06%

    1.56%

    VIC

    52,551

    117,026

    122.69%

    132,984

    13.64%

    24.45%

    WA

    24,267

    48,443

    99.63%

    53,234

    9.89%

    9.79%

    NIL

    854

    1,615

    89.11%

    917

    -43.22%

    0.17%

    Total

    233,767

    485,242

    107.58%

    543,944

    12.10%

    100.00%

    Table 29: Total number of cancellations by Industry sector, two years to 30 June 2014

    Main Industry Description

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Accommodation, Cafes & Restaurants

    0.00%

    28.13%

    Accommodation & Food Services

    3.03%

    0.10%

    Agriculture

    2.94%

    2.58%

    Arts & Recreation Services

    5.42%

    1.69%

    Administrative & Support Services

    5.47%

    3.16%

    Construction

    14.47%

    6.89%

    Cultural and Recreational Services

    0.00%

    13.63%

    Education & Training

    3.10%

    0.00%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste

    0.68%

    1.72%

    Financial & Insurance Services

    5.19%

    0.17%

    Forestry

    0.18%

    6.80%

    Fishing

    0.38%

    0.17%

    Health Care & Social Assistance

    3.28%

    0.15%

    Information Media & Telecommunications

    2.97%

    2.56%

    Manufacturing

    3.29%

    0.75%

    Mining

    0.37%

    2.49%

    Other Services

    21.14%

    0.15%

    Public Administration & Safety

    0.53%

    4.61%

    Personal and Other Services

    0.00%

    0.54%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

    8.58%

    0.00%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services

    3.12%

    9.12%

    Retail Trade

    8.01%

    2.77%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing

    5.30%

    4.85%

    Wholesale Trade

    2.54%

    4.75%

    Other/NIL

    0.00%

    2.21%

    Total

    100.00%

    100.00%

    Table 30: ABR updates by channel, 3 years to 30 June 2014

    Channel

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    June 2014

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    AUSkey – ABN holders / tax agents accessing via the use of an AUSkey to update ABR

     

    55,745

     

    67,031

    20.25%

    1.76%

    ABR – updates made directly to the ABR (i.e. ABR/ATO operatives).

     

    535,768

     

    477,734

    -10.83%

    12.55%

    ELS/AIS – Electronic Lodgment (i.e. BAS, Tax Return) or ATO Integrated System updating to ABR.

     

    3,021,359

     

    2,606,409

    -13.73%

    68.44%

    PAPER/AIS – Paper Lodgment (i.e. BAS, Tax Return) or ATO Integrated System updating to ABR.

     

    11,946

     

    9,338

    -21.83%

    0.25%

    Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) – predominantly represents ASIC business name updates.

     

    555,218

     

    647,575

    16.63%

    17.01%

    Total

    3,301,863

    4,180,036

    26.60%

    3,808,087

    -8.90%

    100.00%

    Table 31: Frequency of Updates 30 June 2014

     

    2013-14

    1 - Within 1 Year

    1,008,368

    2 - Within 2 Years

    308,279

    3 - Within 3 Years

    184,501

    4 - Within 4 Years

    77,862

    Total

    1,579,010

    Table 32: Total Number of ABN Lookup searches via website and web services, three years to 30 June2014

    ABN Lookup Searches

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    % of Total 2013-14

    Total via html web site

    86,733,708

    110,406,852

    27.29%

    103,386,735

    -6.36%

    24.68%

    Total via Web Services

    194,256,318

    262,522,712

    35.14%

    315,457,584

    20.16%

    75.32%

    Total Searches

    280,990,026

    372,929,564

    32.72%

    418,844,319

    12.31%

    100.00%

    Table 33: Bulk data extracts issued, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    Bulk data extracts (data disc)

    450

    561

    24.7%

    728

    29.8%

    Bulk data extracts (bulk data exchange)

    788

    1313

    66.6%

    2003

    52.6%

    Total

    1,238

    1,874

    51.4%

    2,731

    45.7%

    Table 34: Number of partner agencies (and increase), three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Increase

    2013-14

    Increase

    Local

    213

    256

    43

    302

    46

    State and Territory

    128

    125

    -3

    127

    2

    Federal

    46

    42

    -4

    33

    -9

    Total

    387

    423

    36

    462

    39

    SBR

    Table 35: Number of SBR lodgments, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    ATO

    22,484

    161,480

    618%

    394,933

    145%

    Other Agencies

    59

    602

    920%

    1,699

    182%

    Total

    22,543

    162,082

    619%

    396,632

    145%

    Table 36: Number of Information transactions - successful transactions only to 30 June 2014

    List

    185,920

    Prefill

    137,411

    Prelodge

    60,795

    Lodge

    3,617,061

    Table 37: Number of SuperTICK transactions, by month, two years to 30 June 2014

     

    2012-13

    2013-14

    July

     

    29,557

    August

     

    75,413

    September

     

    323,348

    October

     

    318,715

    November

     

    498,896

    December

     

    264,301

    January

     

    275,771

    February

     

    257,323

    March

     

    322,048

    April

     

    295,732

    May

    7925

    523,803

    May

    7925

    523,803

    June

    5277

    218,803

    Total

     13,202

     3,403,710

    Table 38: Number of Taxonomy Data elements to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    Unharmonised

    16,789

    33,523

    99.67%

    33,647

    0.37%

    Harmonised

    6,195

    6,636

    7.12%

    6,837

    3.03%

    Table 39: Number of Software developers engaged with SBR, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change %

    2013-14

    Change %

    SBR licence

    85

    129

    51.76%

    169

    31.01%

    Testing

    31

    67

    116.13%

    91

    35.82%

    Self-certified

    17

    33

    94.12%

    54

    63.64%

    Total

    133

    229

    262.01%

    314

    130.47%

    AUSkey

    Table 40: Number of active AUSkeys by entity type, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Main Industry Sector

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    Company

    3367,483

    48.90%

    407,880

    48.90%

    460,005

    48.84%

    Government

    9,793

    1.30%

    10,071

    1.20%

    10,734

    1.14%

    Individual

    175,110

    23.30%

    197,878

    23.70%

    227,890

    24.20%

    Partnership

    70,594

    9.40%

    77,447

    9.30%

    82,374

    8.75%

    Super Fund

    15,847

    2.10%

    17,086

    2.00%

    18,405

    1.95%

    Trust

    112,625

    15.00%

    124.379

    14.90%

    142,472

    15.13%

    Total

    751,452

    100.00%

    834,741

    100.00%

    941,880

    100%

    Table 41: Number of active AUSkeys by main industry sector, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Main Industry Sector

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    Count of Active AUSkeys

    % of Total Active AUSkeys

    No Industry Sector listed

    3

    0.00%

    7

    0.00%

    70

    0.0%

    Accommodation, Cafes & Restaurants (ACR)

     

     

     

     

    115

    0.0%

    Accommodation & Food Services (AFS)

    17,608

    2.30%

    20,100

    2.40%

    24,048

    2.6%

    Agriculture (AGR)

    22,256

    3.00%

    25,300

    3.00%

    27,654

    2.9%

    Arts & Recreation Services (ARS)

    10,814

    1.40%

    12,194

    1.50%

    14,640

    1.6%

    Administrative & Support Services (ASS)

    28,422

    3.80%

    31,847

    3.80%

    36,923

    3.9%

    Administrative & Support Services (ASS)

    28,422

    3.80%

    31,847

    3.80%

    36,923

    3.9%

    Construction (CON)

    64,138

    8.50%

    72,172

    8.60%

    85,924

    9.1%

    Cultural & Recreational Services (CRS)

     

     

     

     

    306

    0.0%

    Education & Training (EDU)

    17,367

    2.30%

    19,280

    2.30%

    22,632

    2.4%

    Electricity, Gas, Water & Waste (EGW)

    5,179

    0.70%

    5,995

    0.70%

    6,721

    0.7%

    Financial & Insurance Services (FIN)

    88,275

    11.70%

    98,120

    11.80%

    111,461

    11.8%

    Forestry (FOR)

    547

    0.10%

    604

    0.10%

    690

    0.1%

    Fishing (FSH)

    310

    0.00%

    327

    0.00%

    356

    0.0%

    Government Administration & Defence (GAD)

     

     

     

     

    1404

    0.1%

    Health Care & Social Assistance (HCS)

    30,058

    4.00%

    33,870

    4.10%

    45,254

    4.8%

    Information Media & Telecommunications (IMT)

    15,995

    2.10%

    18,554

    2.20%

    20,223

    2.1%

    Manufacturing (MFR)

    30,980

    4.10%

    34,253

    4.10%

    39,128

    4.2%

    Mining (MIN)

    8,010

    1.10%

    9,099

    1.10%

    9,491

    1.0%

    Multiple Role Client (MUL)

     

     

     

     

    3

    0.0%

    Other Services (OTS)

    62,570

    8.30%

    74,453

    8.90%

    83,979

    8.9%

    Public Administration & Safety (PAS)

    6,214

    0.80%

    6,528

    0.80%

    7,040

    0.7%

    Property & Business Services (PBS)

     

     

     

     

    147

    0.0%

    Personal & Other Services (POS)

     

     

     

     

    1,618

    0.2%

    Professional, Scientific & Technical Services (PST)

    201,332

    26.80%

    218,008

    26.10%

    230,633

    24.5%

    Rental, Hiring & Real Estate Services (RHR)

    42,979

    5.70%

    44,785

    5.40%

    49,591

    5.3%

    Retail trade (RTL)

    44,203

    5.90%

    49,641

    5.90%

    55,983

    5.9%

    Transport, Postal & Warehousing (TPW)

    22,636

    3.00%

    25,488

    3.10%

    29,128

    3.1%

    Wholesale trade (WSL)

    31,556

    4.20%

    34,116

    4.10%

    36,718

    3.9%

    Total

    751,452

    100.00%

    834,741

    100.00%

    941,880

    100.00%

    Table 42: Number of Active AUSkeys per entities, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Number of active AUSkeys per entity

    Number of entities

    % of total entities

    Number of entities

    % of total entities

    Number of entities

    % of total entities

    1

    228,818

    61.0%

    256,094

    61.5%

    327,491

    65.7%

    2

    82,359

    21.9%

    90,771

    21.8%

    97,664

    19.6%

    3

    29,783

    7.9%

    32,055

    7.7%

    33,189

    6.7%

    4

    12,813

    3.4%

    14,351

    3.4%

    14,411

    2.9%

    5 to 9

    15,966

    4.3%

    17

    4.0%

    18,276

    3.7%

    10 to 19

    3,949

    1.1%

    4,977

    1.2%

    5,503

    1.1%

    20 to 49

    1,285

    0.3%

    1,475

    0.4%

    1,508

    0.3%

    50 to 99

    224

    0.1%

    234

    0.1%

    218

    0.0%

    100 or more

    57

    0.0%

    74

    0.0%

    76

    0.0%

    Total

    375,254

    100.0%

    416,678

    100.0%

    498,336

    100.0%

    Table 43: Number of agencies implementing AUSkey, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2010-11

    2011-12

    2012-13

    Change

    2013-14

    Change

    No

    No

    No

    %

    No

    %

    Federal agencies

    5

    7

    13

    86%

    15

    15.38%

    State and territory agencies

    8

    8

    8

    0%

    9

    12.50%

    Total

    13

    15

    21

    40% 

    24

    14.29%

    Table 44: Number of business with an active AUSkey, three years to 30 June 2014

    Year

    Number of Businesses

    Indexed growth

    2011 - 12

    375,254

    142.5

    2012 - 13

    416,678

    158.3

    2013-14

    498,336

    189.3

    Table 45: Number of agencies implementing online services, three years to 30 June 2014

    AUSkey Access

    Online Services

    Agencies

    2011 - 12

    24

    15

    2012 - 13

    34

    21

    2013-14

    45

    24

    Table 46: Number of authentications to Government, three years to 30 June 2014

     

    2011-12

    2012-13

    2013-14

    Jul

    3,041,134

    4,029,686

    4,886,270

    Aug

    3,723,574

    4,388,400

    4,785,496

    Sep

    2,873,056

    3,148,432

    3,631,336

    Oct

    3,145,656

    3,857,236

    4,495,782

    Nov

    2,887,559

    3,137,367

    3,520,558

    Dec

    1,815,958

    1,985,341

    2,245,676

    Jan

    1,909,020

    2,575,089

    2,579,912

    Feb

    3,010,475

    3,296,068

    3,649,369

    Mar

    2,239,818

    2,665,521

    3,158,205

    Apr

    2,068,393

    3,180,708

    3,482,548

    May

    2,802,720

    3,744,444

    4,122,906

    Jun

    2,332,308

    2,493,907

    3,030,320

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