The Australian Business Register (ABR) manages a record of business data, including:
ABR data is reviewed and updated to maintain a high level of accuracy and integrity.
Business details in the ABR have been used for the following activities:
ABR data (public or non-public) is available through the following channels:
First check the list of agencies with access to non-public data to see if your agency is included.
If not, you will need to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request access.
IdentifierSearch retrieves public and non-public ABR data for a single entity. The service retrieves either the current data in the ABR record or retrieves both current and historical data. The search parameters available are ABN, ACN and ARBN.
ABN Lookup retrieves only public data and this can be searched by ABN, ACN and/or Business/Entity name.
No – IdentifierSearch only allows authenticating via SOAP with a username and password.
Refer to the Web service support page.