Report: September quarter 2019 PPSR quarterly statistics

Read more about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) statistics for the September quarter 2019

Table 1: Searches conducted on the PPSR by type

Search type

Number of searches in July 2019

Number of searches in August 2019

Number of searches in September 2019

Number of searches in the September quarter 2019

Serial number

454,322

448,945

419,178

1,322,445

Comprising:

 

 

 

 

motor vehicle

450,953

445,689

415,964

1,312,606

watercraft

2,350

2,529

2,701

7,580

aircraft

466

481

376

1,323

intellectual property

553

246

137

936

Individual grantor

16,421

15,838

16,422

48,681

Organisational grantor

398,375

361,650

368,820

1,128,845

PPSR registration number

12,620

9,668

10,095

32,383

Other searches

10

7

4

21

Total searches

881,748

836,108

814,519

2,532,375

Table 2: Searches conducted on the PPSR by type of user

Type of PPSR user

 

Number of searches in July 2019

Number of searches in August 2019

 

Number of searches in September 2019

Number of searches in the September quarter 2019

Searches performed by external user

879,609

834,210

812,688

2,526,507

By type of user:

 

 

 

 

Casual user

63,323

63,844

59,734

186,901

Account customer

816,286

770,366

752,954

2,339,606

By type of account user:

 

 

 

 

B2G customer

681,225

643,631

632,913

1,957,769

Web UI customer

135,061

126,735

120,041

381,837

Searches performed by the National Service Centre/Internal

2,139

1,898

1,831

5,868

Total searches

881,748

836,108

814,519

2,532,375

Table 3: Activity regarding PPSR registrations

Activity

Number of activities in July 2019

Number of activities in August 2019

Number of activities in September 2019

Number of activities in the September quarter 2019

Transactions to create registrations
(financing statements)

177,260

172,274

167,086

516,620

By kind of interest1:

 

 

 

 

Transitional registrations

1,354

2,993

1,759

6,106

Non-transitional registrations

175,906

169,281

165,327

510,514

By type of PPSR account user2:

 

 

 

 

B2G account customer

135,050

131,963

128,037

395,050

Web UI account customer

42,210

40,311

39,049

121,570

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

187,158

164,134

172,538

523,830

By type of amendment:

 

 

 

 

Change address for service

101,545

96,306

142,515

340,366

Change registration attribute

23,142

63,691

22,044

108,877

Transfer all registrations

56,471

2,766

2,931

62,168

Transfer multiple registrations

4,565

119

1,513

6,197

Transfer single registration

1,435

1,252

3,535

6,222

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

140,825

130,866

121,032

392,723

1The 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 2019

Current

10,126,291

Expired or removed

13,241,787

Total

23,368,078

Table 5: PPSR registrations by kind of interest

Kind of interest

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2019

Transitional security interest

2,253,162

Non-transitional security interest

7,857,296

Prescribed property

15,833

Total

10,126,291

Table 6: PPSR registrations by collateral class

Collateral class listed in registration

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2019

Agriculture

91,698

Aircraft

15,582

All present and after acquired property

1,695,177

All present and after acquired property, except

265,511

Financial property

47,231

Intangible property

115,140

Motor vehicle

4,884,312

Other goods

2,966,704

Watercraft

44,936

Total

10,126,291

Table 7: PPSR registrations by collateral type

Collateral type

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2019

Consumer property

2,360,488

Commercial property

7,693,489

Unknown

72,314

Total

10,126,291