Data transfer facility

The Data transfer facility (previously known as bulk data exchange) is a secure service hosted by the ATO. Authorised government agencies can use it to download extracts of non-public data from the Australian Business Register (ABR).

Agencies benefit from using this service by downloading data directly into their own IT systems.

The data is refreshed weekly and includes the following files for download:

  • Australia
  • New South Wales
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Western Australia
  • South Australia
  • Northern Territory
  • Tasmania.

Requesting bulk data access

To access this service email Once the request is processed you will receive an email with instructions.

Resetting your bulk data password

If you have lost or forgotten your password, you can call 02 6216 4004 (Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm) to have your password reset.

Next step:

    • ABR bulk data files
    • Additional information and resources are available to assist with using ABR bulk data files.
Last modified
14 May 2018