Lodging an ACR report

When you select the Lodge Report button, eSAT will establish communication with us and transmit the ACR. Once the transmission has completed, eSAT will display the following message.

ACR report screen 9

Once you have selected OK, eSAT will ask if you would like to change the job status to complete.

ACR report screen 10

Select Yes if you have completed the job and select No if you have further work to be completed for this job. If you select Yes, eSAT will change the status of the job to 'complete' and the job will become read-only.

eSAT will return to the Jobs screen with the job highlighted and the date of lodgment included in the report row.

ACR report screen 8.1

Audit Complete Advice screen


If you have completed an audit for a fund and would like to advise us that you have completed the audit, use this form. This is not mandatory. However, the information may help us in our regulatory role.

If you have an ACR that is In-progress, you will not be able to select an ACA.

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To create an ACA, you must:

  • Select the fund from the Funds screen, then select Next to navigate to the Job screen
  • Select the New Job button, then select the year of audit from the drop-down list on the screen displayed and select Next again. eSAT will display the following dialogue box.

ACR report screen 8.1

  • Select Audit Complete Advice button and the Audit Complete Advice screen will be displayed.
  • Select the auditor name from the 'Full Name' drop-down list and the system will display the auditor details.

This screen shows the information that will represent the ACA that can be submitted to us.

Audit complete advice screen 1

Submit Advice

After selecting the Submit Advice button, you will see the following confirmation message. Select Yes to continue submitting.

Audit complete advice screen 2

You will see an information message after you select Yes to the confirmation message.

Audit complete advice screen 3

Select OK to continue.

You will see the following message after you select OK.

Audit complete advice screen 4

eSAT will ask if you want to change the job status to complete. Select Yes to continue.

You will be taken back to the Jobs screen.

eSAT will complete the submission process and change the job status to 'Completed' and return you to the Jobs screen with the job highlighted and lodgment date updated. You will not get a lodgment receipt. However, the above process is automated and you cannot manually update the lodgment date.

Preview Advice

After selecting the Preview button, you see the Advice Print Preview screen.

Audit complete advice screen 6

You can print the advice, save it as a PDF file for your own records or close the preview screen.

Save Advice

Audit complete advice screen 7

Select the Save button to save the ACA.

Last modified: 10 Nov 2014QC 21408