Report: March quarter 2017 PPSR quarterly statistics

Read more about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) statistics for the March quarter 2017.

Table 1: Searches conducted on the PPSR by type

Search type Number of searches in the
March quarter 2017
Serial number 1,153,735

Comprising:

motor vehicle

watercraft

aircraft

intellectual property

 

1,143,534

8,524

1,204

473

Individual grantor 37,722
Organisational grantor 890,393
PPSR registration number 32,385
Other searches 7
Total searches 2,114,242

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

Type of PPSR User Number of searches in the
March quarter 2017
Searches performed by external user 2,106,115

By type of user:

Casual user

Account user

 

122,973

1,983,142

By type of account user:

B2G customer

Web UI customer

 

1,635,743

347,399

Searches performed by the National Service Centre/Internal 8,127
Total searches 2,114,242

Table 3: Activity regarding PPSR registrations

Activity Number of activities in the March quarter 2017
Transactions to create registrations (financing statements)

504,105

By kind of interest1:

Transitional registrations

Non-transitional registrations

 

18,686

485,419

By type of PPSR account user2:

B2G account customer

Web UI account customer

 

385,679

118,426

Transactions to amend registrations
(financing change statements, excluding to end the effect of the registration)
253,808
Transactions to discharge or remove registrations
(financing change statements, excluding the effect of registration)
348,369

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

2 From 1 July 2015, only account users are able to create registrations on the PPSR.

Note: A single transaction may affect more than one registration. For further information, please read the Guide to PPSR statistics.

Table 4: PPSR registrations by registration state

Collateral type Number of registrations as at
31 March 2017
Current 9,374,767
Expired or removed 8,831,807
Total 18,206,574

Table 5: PPSR registrations by kind of interest

Kind of interest

Number of current registrations as at 31 March 2017

Transitional security interest 2,773,290
Non-transitional security interest 6,590,981
Prescribed property 10,496
Total 9,374,767

Table 6: PPSR registrations by collateral class

Collateral class listed in registration Number of current registrations as at 31 March 2017
Agriculture 87,430
Aircraft 14,540
All present and after acquired property 1,720,602
All present and after acquired property, except 241,987
Financial property 40,826
Intangible property 103,316
Motor vehicle 4,625,321
Other goods 2,491,436
Watercraft 49,309
Total 9,374,767

Table 7: PPSR registrations by collateral type

Collateral type Number of current registrations as at 31 March 2017
Consumer property 2,258,545
Commercial property 6,958,337
Unknown 157,885
Total 9,374,767