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    Registered ASIC Agent #421

    Working with ASIC since 1987

    Our staff have worked with (and even for) ASIC for over 28 years. See more about  registered agents at ASIC

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    Call anytime on 1800 831 540 




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    For company registration, directors and shareholdings

    Ensure you have a unique name in Australia

    Use a Discretionary Family Trust for asset protection

    Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF) & bare trusts

    Use a Unit Trust for sharing in fixed proportions

    If you are expecting turnover >$75,000 per annum




    I always receive a personalised and courteous service, prompt attention, quick response and work turnaround and a high level of professionalism, which is very important to my staff, my clients and me.


    Principal, large accounting firm

  • About ACN DIrect

    ACN Direct was acquired by Shelf Companies Australia in 2012.


    At Shelf Companies Australia we provide exceptional service to our clients and simplify an otherwise complicated process.


    With services including Trust and Super Fund establishment as well as secretarial services, our clients value us for our quality documentation and friendly, professional service.

  • You can visit us

    We are at Level 4, 68 St Georges Terrace, Perth, Western Australia

Privacy Policy

Our company is bound by the National Privacy Principles under the Privacy Act. This policy sets out how we should treat information that we may hold about you. It also sets out the types of information we may collect, how we may use that information and who we allow to access it.

Collection of Information

Our website does not collect any personal information from you other than information that you provide to us in order forms or enquiry forms. The information collected from these forms is only used to process orders and/or to allow our company to respond directly to you. No contact or personal information provided by you in this way is provided to other companies or individuals. In addition our website's server stores non-personally identifiable information collected in logs as part of normal server operation. On the current server, this information is: your apparent IP address, the time of your visit, the pages visited and the number of bytes of data transferred during the request. This information is archived by the server and is not used for any purpose nor is it provided to anyone.

Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve it. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. For more information on Google Analytics please visit Google's privacy policy: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

Links to other sites

Please note that the Shelfco website may have links to other websites. You will need to contact any such website directly to ascertain its privacy standards.

Privacy Enquiries

If you wish to make an enquiry about our privacy policy please contact us at:

Shelf Companies Australia

PO Box Z5024, Perth WA, 6831

Ph: +61 8 9221 2477

We reserve the right to change the information contained in this privacy policy without prior notice.