Corporations Act 2001
The register must be kept at:
(a) the body's registered office; or
(b) the body's principal place of business in this jurisdiction; or
(c) a place in this jurisdiction (whether of the body or of someone else) where the work involved in maintaining the register is done; or
(d) another place approved by ASIC.
[ CCH Note: S 601CZC(1) will be amended by No 69 of 2020, s 3, Sch 1, by substituting " the Registrar " for " ASIC " in para (d) (effective 22 June 2022 or a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation).]
The body must lodge with ASIC a notice of the address at which the register is kept within 7 days after the register is:
(a) established at an office that is neither the body ' s registered office nor at its principal place of business; or
(b) moved from one office to another.
Notice is not required for moving the register between the registered office and an office at the principal place of business.
[ CCH Note 1: S 601CZC(2) will be amended by No 69 of 2020, s 3, Sch 1, by substituting " the Registrar " for " ASIC " , (effective 22 June 2022 or a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation).]
[ CCH Note 2: S 601CZC(2A) will be inserted by No 69 of 2020, s 3, Sch 1 (effective 22 June 2022 or a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation). S 601CZC(2A) will read:
The notice must meet any requirements of the data standards.]
An offence based on subsection (1) or (2) is an offence of strict liability.
Note: For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .
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