Registrable Australian bodies are registered by and have certain obligations to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), and can operate in all states and territories.
It is not a different type of legal entity, but certain legal entities can become a registered Australian body.
Registrable Australian bodies are registered and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). Visit the ASIC website for information about becoming a registrable Australian body.
Charities that are registered Australian bodies have obligations to notify ASIC or the ACNC of certain changes to the charity.
See our guidance about Registrable Australian bodies for more information.