Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) Applications

We have successfully assisted clients deal with ASIC and APRA in varying, considering and applying for bank licences.  We can help you deal with ASIC and APRA as part of a banking licence application.

See APRA’s licensing guidelines.

Ways we can help you

  • Advising on whether you require an ADI licence (this services is provided by  Holley Nethercote Lawyers)
  • Advising on APRA’s prudential standards and other requirements
  • Preparing the ADI or R-ADI application, including the necessary policies and procedures
  • Liaising with APRA and other regulators throughout the application process
  • Coordinating the application process with other licence applications (AFSL or ACL)
  • Acting as point of contact with the APRA assessor considering the application



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