Media release: Australia's Personal Property Securities Register statistics - AFSA September quarter 2015 statistics release

October, 2015

Number of searches on the PPSR by quarter

PPSR activity at a glance

PPSR searches

  • In the September quarter 2015, searches on the PPSR were the highest number on record in a quarter.
  • There were 2,168,989 searches conducted on the PPSR in the September quarter 2015, an increase of 14.0% compared to the September quarter 2014. The searches conducted on the PPSR in the September quarter 2015 are also up 7.1% compared to the June quarter 2015.

PPSR registrations

  • There were 552,598 new registrations listed on the PPSR in the September quarter 2015.
  • There were 308,169 registrations amended on the PPSR in the September quarter 2015.
  • In the September quarter 2015, 374,125 registrations on the PPSR were discharged or removed from the PPSR.
  • Motor vehicles are the most common collateral class listed on registrations on the PPSR. As at 30 September 2015, there were 4,392,374 current registrations for motor vehicles, which represents 50.4% of 8,721,591 total registrations on the PPSR.
  • Commercial property is the most common type of collateral. As at 30 September 2015, there were 6,255,821 current registrations on the PPSR with this collateral type.

See the most recent PPSR statistics.