Business Names Registration Act 2011

PART 4 - OBLIGATIONS TO GIVE INFORMATION TO ASIC  

SECTION 39   NOTIFYING ASIC OF APPOINTMENT OF A LEGAL PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE  

39(1)  


If:

(a)  a business name is registered to an entity that is an individual; and

(b)  the individual dies; and

(c)  one of the following is granted to a person (the legal personal representative ):


(i) probate of the will of the deceased;

(ii) letters of administration of the estate of the deceased;

(iii) any other similar grant;

the legal personal representative must lodge with ASIC notice of the grant within 28 days after the grant is made.

39(2)  


The notice:

(a)  must be in the prescribed form; and

(b)  must be lodged in the prescribed manner.

39(3)  


If ASIC receives notice under this section:

(a)  

ASIC must (if it has not already done so) register the Business Name to the estate of the deceased; and

(b)  

enter the details of the legal personal representative on the Business Names Register.



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