Memoranda of understanding

We are committed to publishing these MOUs in order to achieve transparency in our dealings with other agencies and to demonstrate our independence as a regulator. We will update this page with other MOUs as they are available.

MOU with the Australian Taxation Office

The ACNC is an independent statutory office which takes many of its back office services from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). The formal relationship of the ACNC with the ATO is outlined in various memoranda of understanding (MOUs) which set out the services to be provided by the ATO and the costs involved.

Head MOU between the ACNC and the ATO

This MOU sets out the process for entering into and monitoring Subsidiary Agreements between ATO and ACNC for services, exchanges of information or other activities.


MOU with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

This MOU guides the collaboration, cooperation and mutual assistance in respect to the statutory functions of the ACNC and ASIC.


MOU with the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ORIC)

This MOU sets out the framework for cooperation between the ACNC and the Registrar of Indigenous Coporations. It facilitates liaison, cooperation, assistance and the exchange of information and materials to improve outcomes for both organisations.


MOU with the Australian Business Register (ABR)

The purpose of this MOU is to ensure that the data displayed on both the ABR and the ACNC's Charity Register is current and consistent.