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2017-18 Regulator Performance Framework Report 2017-18 Regulator Performance Framework Report (DOCX)697.8 KB, 2017-18 Regulator Performance Framework Report (PDF)910.63 KB
Register of Foreign Ownership of Water Entitlements – Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 Register of Foreign Ownership of Water Entitlements – Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 (DOCX)973.61 KB, Register of Foreign Ownership of Water Entitlements – Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 (PDF)434.28 KB
2017-18 Annual Report 2017-18 Annual Report (PDF)2.62 MB, 2017-18 Annual Report (DOCX)3.34 MB, Transmittal letter from FIRB Chair to Treasurer (PDF)138.49 KB, Executive summary (PDF)140.29 KB, Chapter 1: The Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)518.34 KB, Chapter 2: The Foreign Investment Framework (PDF)356.79 KB, Chapter 3: Applications Data (PDF)799.86 KB, Chapter 4: Compliance (PDF)318.55 KB, Appendix A: FIRB Meetings during 2017-18 (PDF)219.37 KB, Appendix B: Methodological and Data Caveats (PDF)252.2 KB, Appendix C: Examination and Approval Process (PDF)521.85 KB, Appendix D: Glossary (PDF)230.88 KB
Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 (DOCX)1.03 MB, Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2018 (PDF)292.72 KB
2016-17 Annual Report 2016-17 Annual Report (PDF)1.5 MB, 2016-17 Annual Report (DOCX)20.58 MB
2016-17 Regulator Performance Framework Report 2016-17 Regulator Performance Framework Report (DOCX)157.32 KB, 2016-17 Regulator Performance Framework Report (PDF)221.9 KB
Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2017 Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2017 (DOCX)1018.04 KB, Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2017 (PDF)759.79 KB
2015-16 Annual Report 2015-16 Annual Report (DOCX)7.35 MB, 2015-16 Annual Report (PDF)2.08 MB
2015-16 FIRB Regulator Performance Framework Report 2015-16 FIRB Regulator Performance Framework Report (PDF)667.97 KB
Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2016 Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2016 (PDF)301.57 KB, Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land - Report of registrations as at 30 June 2016 (RTF)1.31 MB
2014-2015 Annual Report 2014-2015 Annual Report (PDF)4.67 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)754.68 KB, Preliminaries (RTF)265.2 KB, Main points (PDF)116.52 KB, Main points (RTF)157.88 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOC)1.26 MB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)900.21 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOC)908 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)318.53 KB, Appendix A: Methodological and data caveats (DOCX)584.57 KB, Appendix A: Methodological and data caveats (PDF)168.05 KB, Appendix B: Glossary (PDF)140.61 KB, Appendix B: Glossary (RTF)184.17 KB
2013-2014 Annual Report 2013-2014 Annual Report (PDF)1.22 MB, Preliminaries (DOC)122 KB, Preliminaries (PDF)120.48 KB, Glossary (PDF)63.32 KB, Glossary (DOCX)37.67 KB, Main points (DOCX)42.64 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOCX)155.01 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOCX)480.94 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)275.82 KB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (DOCX)67.32 KB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (PDF)162.64 KB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (RTF)304.88 KB, Appendix B: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOC)79.5 KB
2012-2013 Annual Report 2012-2013 Annual Report (PDF)716.07 KB, Preliminaries (DOC)122.5 KB, Preliminaries (PDF)119.46 KB, Glossary (DOC)72 KB, Glossary (PDF)63.59 KB, Main points (DOC)83.5 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOC)721.5 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)176.78 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOC)650 KB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (DOC)125 KB, Appendix B: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOC)74.5 KB
2011-2012 Annual Report 2011-2012 Annual Report (PDF)2.93 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)115.89 KB, Preliminaries (RTF)1.65 MB, Glossary (PDF)62.41 KB, Glossary (RTF)185.93 KB, Main points (PDF)39.53 KB, Main points (RTF)170.42 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)191.79 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOCX)2.3 MB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)255.77 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (RTF)3.71 MB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (PDF)158.61 KB, Appendix B: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)88.32 KB, Appendix B: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)199.39 KB
2010-2011 Annual Report 2010-2011 Annual Report (PDF)4.11 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)161.75 KB, Preliminaries (DOC)137 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (DOC)62.5 KB, Glossary (DOC)74 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOC)5.22 MB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)211.97 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOC)215 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOC)77.5 KB
2009-2010 Annual Report 2009-2010 Annual Report (PDF)475.21 KB, Preliminaries (PDF)142.13 KB, Preliminaries (DOCX)101.03 KB, Glossary (PDF)46.14 KB, Glossary (DOCX)38.7 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (DOCX)34.86 KB, Main points (PDF)41.1 KB, Main points (DOCX)43.99 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)220.48 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOCX)157.79 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)257.51 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOC)956.5 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)98.82 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOCX)51.36 KB, Chapter 4: Australia’s international investment position (PDF)81.45 KB, Chapter 4: Australia’s international investment position (DOCX)83.54 KB, Appendix A: Media releases and speeches (DOCX)39.83 KB, Appendix A: Media releases and speeches (PDF)42.72 KB
2008-2009 Annual Report 2008-2009 Annual Report (PDF)2.01 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)98.93 KB, Preliminaries (DOCX)105.59 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (PDF)52.86 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (DOCX)35.21 KB, Glossary (DOCX)38.33 KB, Main points (DOCX)43.92 KB, Main points (PDF)41.21 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)120.61 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOCX)63.59 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)241.36 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOCX)169.89 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOCX)54.41 KB, Chapter 4: Australia’s international investment position (PDF)82.09 KB, Chapter 4: Australia’s international investment position (DOCX)69.16 KB, Appendix A: Media releases and policy statements (PDF)41.21 KB, Appendix A: Media releases and policy statements (DOCX)40.03 KB
2007-2008 Annual Report 2007-2008 Annual Report (PDF)1.78 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)136.7 KB, Preliminaries (DOCX)185.55 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (PDF)64.15 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (DOCX)36.38 KB, Glossary (PDF)61.61 KB, Glossary (DOCX)38.19 KB, Main points (DOCX)44.07 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)119.49 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOCX)65.87 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (DOCX)179.85 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOCX)52.23 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (PDF)146.95 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (DOCX)79.94 KB, Appendix A: Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (DOCX)61.67 KB, Appendix B: Legislation and regulations, media releases and policy statements and publications (DOCX)51.99 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (DOCX)62.09 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)236.33 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOCX)131.78 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (PDF)101.55 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (DOCX)90.04 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (continued) (DOCX)75.57 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (PDF)126.37 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (DOCX)54.71 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (PDF)80.67 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (DOCX)43.14 KB
2006-2007 Annual Report 2006-2007 Annual Report (PDF)1.17 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)119.95 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (PDF)64.56 KB, Acronyms and abbreviations (RTF)172.1 KB, Glossary (PDF)62.03 KB, Glossary (RTF)161.71 KB, Main points (PDF)59.74 KB, Main points (RTF)164.49 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)127.04 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (RTF)243.84 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)237.59 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (RTF)2.26 MB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)99.5 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)187.05 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (PDF)157.19 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (PDF)143.24 KB, Appendix B: Legislation and regulations, media releases and policy statements and publications (PDF)113.6 KB, Appendix B: Legislation and regulations, media releases and policy statements and publications (RTF)225.24 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (PDF)105.62 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (RTF)235.71 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)229.34 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)691.09 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (RTF)503.62 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (PDF)93.45 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (PDF)126.52 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (RTF)319.86 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (PDF)82.7 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (RTF)148.8 KB
2005-2006 Annual Report 2005-2006 Annual Report (PDF)1.13 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)91.43 KB, Preliminaries (RTF)1.79 MB, Acronyms and abbreviations (PDF)63.71 KB, Glossary (PDF)64.63 KB, Glossary (RTF)158.55 KB, Main Points (PDF)61.25 KB, Main Points (RTF)156.66 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)127.52 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (RTF)223.64 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (PDF)226.37 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign investment proposals (RTF)1.95 MB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)94.29 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)161.78 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (PDF)156.7 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (RTF)843.06 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (PDF)147.59 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (RTF)302.83 KB, Appendix B: Legislation and regulations, media releases and policy statements and publications (PDF)112.26 KB, Appendix B: Legislation and regulations, media releases and policy statements and publications (RTF)212.29 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (PDF)104.31 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (RTF)198.16 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)228.8 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (DOC)164.5 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (PDF)126.91 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (RTF)311.78 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (PDF)79.3 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (RTF)129.85 KB
2004-2005 Annual Report 2004-2005 Annual Report (PDF)1.64 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)79.04 KB, Preliminaries (DOC)106 KB, Main Points (DOC)53.5 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)114.12 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (DOC)77.5 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOC)65.5 KB, Chapter 4: International investment issues and Australia’s international investment position (DOC)396 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s foreign investment policy (PDF)150.35 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s foreign investment policy (DOC)82.5 KB, Appendix B: Legislation, media releases and policy statements and publications (PDF)109.3 KB, Appendix B: Legislation, media releases and policy statements and publications (DOC)63 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (PDF)99.47 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of policy measures (DOC)67 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)188.26 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (DOC)200.5 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations (PDF)76.2 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations (DOC)130 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (DOC)80.5 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (PDF)69.78 KB, Appendix G: Contact details (DOC)44 KB
2003-2004 Annual Report 2003-2004 Annual Report (PDF)1.98 MB, Preliminaries (PDF)202.33 KB, Preliminaries (RTF)1.75 MB, Main Points (PDF)102.79 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)162.54 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (RTF)171.73 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign Investment Proposals (PDF)212.02 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign Investment Proposals (RTF)1.76 MB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)178.15 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)132.26 KB, Chapter 4: International Investment Issues and Australia’s International Investment Position (PDF)261.34 KB, Chapter 4: International Investment Issues and Australia’s International Investment Position (RTF)1.69 MB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy (PDF)201.62 KB, Appendix B: Legislation, Policy Statements, Publications and Press Releases (PDF)162.09 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of Policy Measures (PDF)160.71 KB, Appendix C: Chronology of Policy Measures (RTF)179.65 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)320.68 KB, Appendix D: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)555.04 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations (PDF)246.33 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations (RTF)398.88 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (PDF)175.46 KB, Appendix F: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (RTF)194.09 KB, Appendix G: Contact Details (PDF)115.87 KB, Appendix G: Contact Details (RTF)110.47 KB
2002-2003 Annual Report 2002-2003 Annual Report (PDF)817.85 KB, Preliminaries (PDF)104.78 KB, Corrigendum (PDF)26.75 KB, Corrigendum (RTF)106.44 KB, Main Points (PDF)46.24 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (PDF)114.05 KB, Chapter 1: Foreign Investment Review Board (RTF)133.61 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign Investment Proposals (PDF)170.3 KB, Chapter 2: Foreign Investment Proposals (RTF)961.39 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)90.26 KB, Chapter 3: Overview of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)97.23 KB, Chapter 4: International Investment Issues and Australia’s International Investment Position (PDF)189.91 KB, Chapter 4: International Investment Issues and Australia’s International Investment Position (RTF)783.23 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy as at 30 June 2003 (PDF)120.07 KB, Appendix A: Summary of Australia’s Foreign Investment Policy as at 30 June 2003 (RTF)136.39 KB, Appendix B: Legislation, Policy Statements and Publications (PDF)88.24 KB, Appendix B: Legislation, Policy Statements and Publications (RTF)122.6 KB, Appendix C: Press Releases - 2002-03 (PDF)49.27 KB, Appendix C: Press Releases - 2002-03 (RTF)72.47 KB, Appendix D: Chronology of Policy Measures (PDF)89.53 KB, Appendix D: Chronology of Policy Measures (RTF)112.26 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (PDF)207.64 KB, Appendix E: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 (RTF)545.3 KB, Appendix F: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (PDF)49.65 KB, Appendix F: Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Regulations 1989 (RTF)236.94 KB, Appendix G: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (PDF)114.3 KB, Appendix G: OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises (RTF)138.4 KB, Appendix H: Contact Details (PDF)70.18 KB
2001-2002 Annual Report 2001-2002 Annual Report (PDF)909.2 KB, 2001-2002 Annual Report (DOCX)484.28 KB
2000-2001 Annual Report 2000-2001 Annual Report (RTF)673.32 KB, 2000-2001 Annual Report (PDF)439.22 KB