The Treasurer has announced changes to Australia’s foreign investment review framework, effective from 10.30pm AEDT on Sunday 29 March 2020, relating to monetary thresholds and timeframes for reviewing applications. Details are available in our Guidance Note, updated on 18 May 2020, which addresses the effects of the changes. All material on this website should be read in light of the Treasurer’s announcement.

Scheduled maintenance

The foreign investment application system will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance from 5pm AEST Thursday 30 June 2016 to 8am AEST Friday 1 July 2016.

Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please be aware that any applications that are not completed before the maintenance begins, will not be saved and will need to be resubmitted when the system becomes available.