Report: September quarter 2018 PPSR quarterly statistics

Read more about the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) statistics for the September quarter 2018.

Table 1: Searches conducted on the PPSR by type

Search type Number of searches in July 2018 Number of searches in August 2018 Number of searches in September 2018 Number of searches in the
September quarter 2018
Serial number 409,844 421,885 378,574 1,210,303

Comprising:

motor vehicle

watercraft

aircraft

intellectual property

 

406,919

2,253

394

278

 

418,705

2,704

310

166

 

375,575

2,599

300

100

 

1,201,199

7,556

1,004

544

Individual grantor 14,704 15,758 13,970 44,432
Organisational grantor 355,542 363,675 326,697 1,045,914
PPSR registration number 10,303 10,568 12,160 33,031
Other searches 2 11 12 25
Total searches 790,395 811,897 731,413 2,333,705

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

Type of PPSR User Number of searches in July 2018 Number of searches in August 2018 Number of searches in September 2018 Number of searches in the
September quarter 2018
Searches performed by external user 787,738 810,044 729,610 2,327,392

By type of user:

Casual user

Account customer

 

48,751

738,987

 

53,685

756,359

 

50,199

679,411

 

152,635

2,174,757

By type of account user:

B2G customer

Web UI customer

 

617,844

121,143

 

632,080

124,279

 

566,777

112,634

 

1,816,701

358,056

Searches performed by the National Service Centre/Internal 2,657 1,853 1,803 6,313
Total searches 790,395 811,897 731,413 2,333,705

Table 3: Activity regarding PPSR registrations

Activity Number of activities in July 2018 Number of activities in August 2018 Number of activities in September 2018 Number of activities in the September quarter 2018
Transactions to create registrations (financing statements) 172,147 187,809 161,644 521,600

By kind of interest1:

Transitional registrations

Non-transitional registrations

 

1,875

170,272

 

1,987

185,822

 

1,856

159,788

 

5,718

515,882

By type of PPSR account user2:

B2G account customer

Web UI account customer

 

127,400

44,747

 

144,031

43,778

 

126,637

35,007

 

398,068

123,532

Transactions to amend registrations
(financing change statements, excluding to end the effect of the registration)
534,035 106,323 191,686 832,044
Transactions to discharge or remove registrations
(financing change statements to end the effect of the registration)
128,852 129,165 109,093 367,110

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

Registration state Number of registrations as at
30 September 2018
Current 10,040,452
Expired or removed 11,291,234
Total 21,331,686

Table 5: PPSR registrations by kind of interest

Kind of interest

Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2018

Transitional security interest 2,515,104
Non-transitional security interest 7,513,616
Prescribed property 11,732
Total 10,040,452

Table 6: PPSR registrations by collateral class

Collateral class listed in registration Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2018
Agriculture 90,111
Aircraft 15,385
All present and after acquired property 1,699,810
All present and after acquired property, except 260,726
Financial property 44,312
Intangible property 115,319
Motor vehicle 4,871,613
Other goods 2,893,062
Watercraft 50,114
Total 10,040,452

Table 7: PPSR registrations by collateral type

Collateral type Number of current registrations as at 30 September 2018
Consumer property 2,366,481
Commercial property 7,590,169
Unknown 83,802
Total 10,040,452