Monies administered by trustees

Annual administration statistics for monies administered by trustees under Parts IV and XI, Part IX and Part X of the Bankruptcy Act.

Monies administered under Parts IV and XI of the Bankruptcy Act

Official Trustee

Receipts administered by the Official Trustee increased from $36,505,999 in 2013–14 to $58,492,718 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this rise was receipts from asset sales.

Payments administered by the Official Trustee increased from $36,254,131 in 2013–14 to $49,424,632 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this rise was other payments. Other payments include income tax, refund of surplus and allowances to debtors.

State or territory Total receipts: 2013-14 Total receipts: 2014-15 Total payments: 2013-14 Total payments: 2014-15
NSW $12,504,758 $21,597,702 $13,151,774 $18,624,104
ACT $459,692 $128,334 $100,085 $236,573
Vic $5,948,422 $12,353,323 $5,636,003 $10,590,991
Qld $9,079,009 $13,323,715 $8,792,839 $10,132,123
SA $2,716,812 $3,457,524 $2,424,335 $3,292,948
NT $316,298 $312,858 $278,769 $113,524
WA $4,286,049 $5,424,490 $4,647,237 $4,669,031
Tas $1,194,960 $1,894,773 $1,223,090 $1,765,338
Total $36,505,999 $58,492,718 $36,254,131 $49,424,632

Registered trustees

Receipts administered by registered trustees fell from $317,140,148 in 2013–14 to $307,948,293 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this fall was other receipts. Other receipts includes:

  • section 73 composition receipts
  • funds transferred from another trustee
  • trading receipts
  • other receipts that are subject to the realisations charge e.g. rents, dividends, creditor advances, indemnities.
  • other receipts that are not subject to the realisations charge e.g. creditor advances, indemnities.

Payments administered by registered trustees increased from $302,996,157 in 2013–14 to $313,731,637 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this rise was trustee fees.

State or territory Total receipts: 2013-14 Total receipts: 2014-15 Total payments: 2013-14 Total payments: 2014-15
NSW $137,111,505 $130,555,317 $133,482,371 $134,701,740
ACT $2,146,835 $3,655,767 $2,393,760 $3,709,152
Vic $65,688,104 $60,894,952 $62,293,554 $63,393,490
Qld $55,291,935 $59,824,190 $56,305,832 $56,962,138
SA $15,349,804 $13,323,802 $14,186,376 $13,861,791
NT $804,662 $2,812,491 $625,177 $2,463,730
WA $34,552,693 $31,960,613 $27,573,357 $34,069,482
Tas $6,194,610 $4,921,162 $6,135,731 $4,570,115
Total $317,140,148 $307,948,293 $302,996,157 $313,731,637

Note: we have revised this information. Other receipts now includes trading receipts and other payments now includes trading payments. You can find revised information from 2011–12 in the Excel file.

Monies administered under Part IX of the Bankruptcy Act

Receipts rose from $211,264,077 in 2013–14 to $229,882,240 in 2014–15.

Payments rose from $208,231,279 in 2013–14 to $227,598,587 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this rise was dividend payments.

State or territory Total receipts: 2013-14 Total receipts: 2014-15 Total payments: 2013-14 Total payments: 2014-15
NSW $74,739,733 $80,521,477 $73,709,952 $79,707,100
ACT $3,307,211 $3,981,570 $3,191,911 $3,973,158
Vic $44,598,869 $47,165,504 $44,293,861 $46,601,879
Qld $54,852,894 $59,695,876 $54,018,900 $59,173,714
SA $8,653,103 $9,868,579 $8,525,510 $9,781,132
NT $1,669,094 $1,934,836 $1,660,700 $1,902,735
WA $17,321,483 $20,045,000 $16,791,286 $19,832,526
Tas $6,121,689 $6,669,399 $6,039,160 $6,626,345
Total $211,264,077 $229,882,240 $208,231,279 $227,598,587

Monies administered under Part X of the Bankruptcy Act

Official Trustee

Receipts administered by the Official Trustee fell from $251,559 in 2013–14 to $34,696 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this fall was other receipts. These include refund of fees, taxation refunds and indemnities.

Payments administered by the Official Trustee fell from $416,340 in 2013–14 to $70,684 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this fall was dividend payments.

State or territory Total receipts: 2013-14 Total receipts: 2014-15 Total payments: 2013-14 Total payments: 2014-15
NSW $40,543 $15,063 $61,458 $14,529
ACT $0 $0 $0 $0
Vic $203,487 $19,633 $344,982 $50,668
Qld $7,529 $0 $0 $5,487
SA $0 $0 $0 $0
NT $0 $0 $0 $0
WA $0 $0 $9,890 $0
Tas $0 $0 $0 $0
Total $251,559 $34,696 $416,340 $70,684

Registered trustees

Receipts administered by registered trustees fell from $36,770,829 in 2013–14 to $23,403,688 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this fall was receipts from asset sales.

Payments administered by registered trustees fell from $38,285,049 in 2013–14 to $26,367,922 in 2014–15. The main contributor to this fall was other payments. Other payments includes:

  • funds transferred to another trustee
  • trading payments
  • refund of surplus to debtor
  • realisations charges for period receipts.
State or territory Total receipts: 2013-14 Total receipts: 2014-15 Total payments: 2013-14 Total payments: 2014-15
NSW $6,401,277 $7,238,469 $7,233,547 $7,675,162
ACT $58,634 $101,176 $134,095 $53,632
Vic $7,409,057 $4,877,955 $7,828,126 $5,024,092
Qld $4,619,266 $5,047,803 $4,167,429 $6,062,920
SA $1,298,043 $2,579,740 $1,271,254 $2,840,829
NT $65,726 $67,350 $62,931 $68,442
WA $16,690,998 $3,277,395 $17,237,316 $4,376,147
Tas $227,828 $213,799 $350,350 $266,698
Total $36,770,829 $23,403,688 $38,285,049 $26,367,922

Note: we have revised this information. Other receipts now includes trading receipts and other payments now includes trading payments. You can find revised information from 2011–12 in the Excel file.