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Have you registered for your Director Identification Number?

Director Identification Number Requirement started Nov 2021, we explain, what it is and who needs to apply, how to apply and how to manage you ID.

Have you registered for your Director Identification Number?

Director Identification Number Requirement started Nov 2021, we explain, what it is and who needs to apply, how to apply and how to manage you ID.

Company directors now need to verify their identity as part of a new director identification number (director IDrequirement.

director ID is a unique identifier that a director will apply for once and keep forever – which will help prevent the use of false or fraudulent director identities. All directors of a company, registered Australian body, registered foreign company or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporation will need a director ID.

If you want to become a director are or already one, you’ll need a director ID. You can apply for a director ID from November 2021.

Who needs a director ID

You need a director ID if you’re an eligible officer of:

  • a company, a registered Australian body or a registered foreign company under the Corporations Act2001 (Corporations Act)
  • an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporation registered under the
  • Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI Act).

An eligible officer is a person who is appointed as:

  • director
  • an alternate director who is acting in that capacity.

Directors must apply for their director ID themselves because they need to verify their identity.

No one can apply on your behalf.

You may refer detailed guidelines below for this Application.

DIN – How to Apply

DIN – Manage your ID

DIN – Who Needs to Apply & When

Further informationIf you would like further information about these investments, please contact your Plus7FM team here https://www.plus7fm.com.au/contact.

Alternatively, you can speak with a member of our Adviser Services team by calling (08) 8130-5500 or email any questions to  dkhamar@plus7acc.com.au.

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