Registered Office

The registered office is where ASIC will send all official correspondence.

It must be a physical Australian address. PO Boxes and locked bag addresses are not allowed.

It is quite common for the registered office to be the residential address of a director of the company.

The address is checked against the Australian Post Office list of addresses upon registration, invalid addresses will be rejected.

Principal Place of Business

The principal place of business is where the business is primarily conducted and or decisions are made.

It must be a physical Australian address, PO Boxes and locked bag addresses are not allowed.

It is quite common for the principal place of business to be the residential address of a director of the company.

The address is checked against the Australian Post Office list of addresses upon registration, invalid addresses will be rejected.