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  • Cancelling your registration

    If your circumstances change and you are no longer eligible to claim fuel tax credits or a Product stewardship for oil benefit, you should cancel your registration. Your cancellation is effective the day you submit the cancellation request.

    Find out about:

    Fuel tax credits – business

    You can cancel your registration for fuel tax credits:

    • online using Online services for business:  
      • Select Profile, and then Tax registrations
      • find Fuel tax credit in your list of current registrations and select Cancel
      • complete all mandatory fields
      • tick the Declaration box and select Submit.
    • through your registered tax and BAS agent
    • by phone
    • by lodging the Application to cancel registration (NAT 2955) form, which you can order using our online publication ordering serviceExternal Link

    Fuel tax credits – non-business

    You should cancel your Fuel tax credits – non-business registration if you are no longer eligible to:

    • claim fuel tax credits for fuel used to generate electricity for domestic purposes
    • operate an emergency vehicle or vessel (non-profit organisations).

    You can cancel your registration for fuel tax credits:

    • online using Online services for individuals and sole traders (accessed via myGov):
      • select Tax registration
      • find Fuel tax credit non-GST in your list of current registrations and select Cancel
      • complete all mandatory fields and review the cancellation details – you can make changes or stop the cancellation process here
      • tick the Declaration box and select Submit.
    • online using Online services for business, if you are a not-for-profit organisation (not registered for GST)
      • Select Profile, and then Tax registrations
      • find Fuel tax credit non-GST in your list of current registrations and select Cancel
      • complete all mandatory fields and review the cancellation details – you can make changes or stop the cancellation process here
      • tick the Declaration box and select Submit.
    • through your registered tax and BAS agent
    • by phone

    Product stewardship for oil

    If you are no longer eligible to claim a product stewardship for oil (PSO) benefit, you should cancel your registration:

    • online through Online services for business:
      • go to Tax registration
      • click cancel on Product stewardship for oil
      • review the cancellation details – you can make changes or stop the cancellation process here
      • tick the Declaration box and click Submit.
    • through your registered tax and BAS agent
    • by phone

    We may also cancel your registration if you have not made a claim during a 13-month period. We will notify you in writing if we do this.

    Last modified: 27 Sep 2021QC 44567