Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) Applications and Variations

Get your AFS licence

Our associated compliance business can help you get an Australian Financial Services (AFS) licence if you are:
  • an Authorised Representatives of a licensee and, for one reason or another, would like to obtain your own AFS licence;
  • a new financial services business;
  • a foreign company wanting to provide financial services in Australia; or
  • unsure whether you need a licence, or you previously did not need a licence, and for one reason or another, have decided to obtain one.
Note: We often first recommend that you obtain legal advice in relation to (a) whether you need a licence, and (b) what type of licence you require.


Vary your AFS licence

Our associated compliance business can help you vary your licence if you want to add products or services to your existing financial services offering.

Overview of the process

Read an article written by one of our lawyers to find out more about the approximate costs, time frames and threshold issues you should consider before applying for or varying your AFSL.  Click here to download the article.

Getting an AFSL


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