December quarter 2021 PPSR quarterly statistics

Read more about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) statistics for the December quarter 2021.

Table 1 Searches conducted on the PPSR by type

Search type

Number of searches in October 2021

Number of searches in November 2021

Number of searches in December 2021

Number of searches in the December quarter 2021

Serial number

458,907 523,210 450,031 1,432,148

Comprising:

motor vehicle

-Quick motor vehicle searches

-Other motor vehicle searches

watercraft

aircraft

intellectual property

 

454,478

79,033

375,445

3,735

443

251

 

518,840

79,039

439,801

3,881

320

169

 

445,795

69,469

376,326

3,663

331

242

 

1,419,113

227,541

1,191,572

11,279

1,094

662

Individual grantor

27,399 23,723 20,031 71,153

Organisational grantor

449,098 479,664 428,964 1,357,726

PPSR registration number

14,054 14,431 12,907 41,392

Other searches

1

3

2

6

Total searches

949,459 1,041,031 911,935 2,902,425

Table 2 Searches conducted on the PPSR by type of user

Type of PPSR user

Number of searches in October 2021

Number of searches in November 2021

Number of searches in December 2021

Number of searches in the December quarter 2021

Searches performed by external user

947,932 1,039,064 910,785 2,897,781

By type of user:

Casual user

Account customer

 

86,391

861,541

 

87,150

951,914

 

76,359

834,426

 

249,900

2,647,881

By type of account user:

B2G customer

Web UI customer

 

756,743

104,798

 

826,293

125,621

 

727,769

106,657

 

2,310,805

337,076

Searches performed by the National Service Centre/Internal

1,527 1,967 1,150 4,644

Total searches

949,459 1,041,031 911,935 2,902,425

Table 3 Activity regarding PPSR registrations

Activity

Number of activities in October 2021

Number of activities in November 2021

Number of activities in December 2021

Number of activities in the December quarter 2021

Transactions to create registrations
(financing statements)

156,966 176,603 162,141 495,710

By kind of interest1:

Transitional registrations

Non-transitional registrations

 

123

156,843

 

147

176,456

 

150

161,991

 

420

495,290

By type of PPSR account user2:

B2G account customer

Web UI account customer

 

116,909

40,057

 

134,777

41,826

 

124,153

37,988

 

375,839

119,871

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

70,384 106,507 78,826 255,717

By type of amendment:

Change address for service

Change registration attribute

Transfer all registrations

Transfer multiple registrations

Transfer single registration

 

46,983

19,426

3,231

7

737

 

82,066

20,982

484

167

2,808

 

43,442

19,006

301

2,656

13,421

 

172,491

59,414

4,016

2,830

16,966

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

126,130 134,635 134,435 395,200

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 31 December 2021

Current

10,072,009

Expired or removed

17,648,471

Total

27,720,480

Table 5 PPSR registrations by kind of interest

Kind of interest

Number of current registrations as at 31 December 2021

Transitional security interest

1,965,805

Non-transitional security interest

8,084,104

Prescribed property

22,100

Total

10,072,009

Table 6 PPSR registrations by collateral class

Collateral class listed in registration

Number of current registrations as at 31 December 2021

Agriculture

93,851

Aircraft

13,418

All present and after acquired property

1,703,618

All present and after acquired property, except

285,377

Financial property

49,153

Intangible property

118,057

Motor vehicle

4,673,009

Other goods

3,099,954

Watercraft

35,572

Total

10,072,009

Table 7 PPSR registrations by collateral type

Collateral type

Number of current registrations as at 31 December 2021

Consumer property

2,146,723

Commercial property

7,861,477

Unknown

63,809

Total

10,072,009