Media release: Australia's Personal Property Securities Register statistics – AFSA June quarter 2016 statistics release

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

PPSR activity at a glance

PPSR searches

  • There were 2,178,875 searches conducted on the PPSR in the June quarter 2016, an increase of 7.6% compared to the June quarter 2015. The number of searches conducted on the PPSR in the June quarter 2016 increased 10.7% compared to the March quarter 2016.

PPSR registrations

  • There were 557,063 new registrations listed on the PPSR in the June quarter 2016.
  • There were 1,024,927 registrations amended on the PPSR in the June quarter 2016.
  • In the June quarter 2016, 356,820 registrations were discharged or removed from the PPSR.
  • Motor vehicles are the most common collateral class listed on registrations on the PPSR. As at 30 June 2016, there were 4,477,409 current registrations for motor vehicles, which represents 49.6% of 9,021,771 total registrations on the PPSR.
  • Commercial property is the most common type of collateral. As at 30 June 2016, 6,593,810 current registrations on the PPSR were of this collateral type.

See more about the most recent PPSR statistics.