Queensland Law Society

Office of Fair Trading business name registrations and practitioner guidance

QLS would like to remind practitioners that 4pm 25 May 2012 is the deadline to submit applications in person at the Office of Fair Trading for:

  • New business name applications
  • changes to existing business name applications
  • requests for certificates
  • requests for extracts.

Renewals payments must be received by 4pm on 27 August 2012 by post.

The new national business names register will commence through ASIC on Monday 28 May 2012.

The Society has prepared practitioner guidance on the new scheme.