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Read more about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) statistics for the September quarter 2022.

Table 1 Searches conducted on the PPSR by type

Search type

Number of searches in July 2022

Number of searches in August 2022

Number of searches in September 2022

Number of searches in the September quarter 2022

Serial number

474,257

521,483

480,108

1,475,848

Comprising:

motor vehicle 471,513 518,263 476,714 1,466,490
- Quick motor vehicle searches 74,826 80,898 76,647 232,371
- Other motor vehicle searches 396,687 437,365 400,067 1,234,119
watercraft 2,168 2,774 2,688 7,630
aircraft 335 293 318 946
intellectual property 241 153 388 782

Individual grantor

19,566

20,773

19,728

60,067

Organisational grantor

411,618

442,114

395,156

1,248,888

PPSR registration number

11,982

13,087

12,650

37,719

Other searches

2

1

10

13

Total searches

917,425

997,458

907,652

2,822,535

Table 2 Searches conducted on the PPSR by type of user

Type of PPSR user

Number of searches in July 2022

Number of searches in August 2022

Number of searches in September 2022

Number of searches in the September quarter 2022

Searches performed by external user

916,363

996,035

906,082

2,818,480

By type of user:

Casual user 85,359 92,865 87,629 265,853
Account customer 831,004 903,170 818,453 2,552,627

By type of account user:

B2G customer 724,201 782,553 712,573 2,219,327
Web UI customer 106,803 120,617 105,880 333,300

Searches performed by the National Service Centre/Internal

1,062

1,423

1,570

4,055

Total searches

917,425

997,458

907,652

2,822,535

Table 3 Activity regarding PPSR registrations

Activity

Number of activities in July 2022

Number of activities in August 2022

Number of activities in September 2022

Number of activities in the September quarter 2022

Transactions to create registrations
(financing statements)

153,329

182,315

162,261

497,905

By kind of interest1:

Transitional registrations 238 133 199 570
Non-transitional registrations 153,091 182,182 162,062 497,335

By type of PPSR account user2:

B2G account customer 115,110 138,510 123,786 377,406
Web UI account customer 38,219 43,805 38,475 120,499

Transactions to amend registrations
(financing change statements, excluding to end the effect of the registration)

96,678

257,926

103,186

457,790

By type of amendment:

Change address for service 57,134 229,938 77,682 364,754
Change registration attribute 20,621 23,245 21,485 65,351
Transfer all registrations 16,918 2,683 1,189 20,790
Transfer multiple registrations 630 1,091 2,030 3,751
Transfer single registration 1,375 969 800 3,144

Transactions to discharge or remove registrations
(financing change statements to end the effect of the registration)

141,948

145,195

125,549

412,692

1 The transitional period which provided secured parties temporary perfection of security interests, ended at midnight on 31 January 2014 (Canberra time).

2 From 01 July 2015, only account users are able to create registrations on the PPSR.

Table 4 PPSR registrations by registration state

Registration state

Number of registrations as at 30 September 2022

Current

10,104,944

Expired or removed

19,100,938

Total

29,205,882

Table 5 PPSR registrations by kind of interest

Kind of interest

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2022

Transitional security interest

1,890,908

Non-transitional security interest

8,190,176

Prescribed property

23,860

Total

10,104,944

Table 6 PPSR registrations by collateral class

Collateral class listed in registration

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2022

Agriculture

96,323

Aircraft

13,128

All present and after acquired property

1,695,806

All present and after acquired property, except

285,754

Financial property

50,820

Intangible property

121,418

Motor vehicle

4,673,071

Other goods

3,135,593

Watercraft

33,031

Total

10,104,944

 Table 7 PPSR registrations by collateral type

Collateral type

Number of current registrations as at 30 September
 2022

Consumer property

2,093,470

Commercial property

7,949,775

Unknown

61,699

Total

10,104,944