The new DIN regime starts on 1 November 2021.
What is a DIN?
A director ID is a unique identifier, like an individual’s tax file number. The purpose is to verify a director’s identity, preventing false or fraudulent director identities.
When? If you are an eligible officer, you must apply for a DIN as follows:
- Directors as at 31 October 2021 – applications must be made by 30 November 2022.
- Between 1 November 2021 and 4 April 2022 – within 28 days of appointment.
- From 5 April 2022 – prior to appointment.
Who? Eligible officers.
Where? Australian Business Registry Services (ABRS) at www.abrs.gov.au.
How? Via the new registry above and with a MyGovID.
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