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We've switched off our fax service

We switched off our fax services on Friday 19 November 2021. This means you can no longer send us documents or queries by fax but you can still upload documents such as consents online.

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We've switched off our fax service

We switched off our fax services on Friday 19 November 2021. This means you can no longer send us queries by fax but there are other ways to contact us that are faster and more secure.

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We've switched off our fax service

We switched off our fax services on Friday 19 November 2021. This means you can no longer send us queries by fax but there are other ways to contact us that are faster and more secure.

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Appeal reduces sentence for Sam Spence

On 30 September 2021 the sentence handed down to Sam Oliver Spence on 5 May 2020 for breaching insolvency and companies laws was reduced on appeal.

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Compliance relief for entities reinstated

The Government has reinstated temporary measures to help entities manage the impacts of COVID-19 restrictions.

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Financial Markets Authority has set target dates for full licensing

The Financial Markets Authority has set target dates by when all transitional financial advice providers should apply for their full licences.

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Certification requirements for lenders and mobile traders

From 1 October 2021, lenders providing consumer credit, and mobile traders selling on credit, need to be certified by the Commerce Commission.

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Temporary relief from certain compliance requirements

Temporary relief measures from certain compliance requirements may soon be reinstated.

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Conviction for Warrick James Ryan

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 17 August 2021.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions

Insolvency Practitioners regime now in full effect

From 1 September 2021 all formal insolvency engagements must be undertaken by a licensed insolvency practitioner.

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Do you have an insolvency practitioners licence?

As the 1st of September 2021 deadline looms, all liquidators must meet licensing requirements, or resign from their appointments.

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New certification requirement for lenders and mobile traders

From 1 October 2021, lenders providing consumer credit, and mobile traders selling on credit, will need to be certified by the Commerce Commission.

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COVID-19 relief measures: expiry update

An update on the dates when the temporary COVID-19-related business relief measures expire

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Conviction for Samuel Ian Glasgow

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 18 February 2021.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions

Welcome to the new Financial Services Providers Register

We’ve updated the FSPR to support the new regulatory regime for financial advice. You’ll notice some changes to the register and the way things are done.

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Conviction for Noel Richard Sanders

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 21 January 2021.

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New GM takes charge of registers

Sanjai Raj has been appointed General Manager of the newly formed Market Integrity branch of MBIE, taking over as Registrar of our business registers from Ross van der Schyff.

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