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Consultation on new application form to own or control a registrable superannuation entity licensee

July 2019

Response letter

On 15 July 2019, after a two-week consultation period, APRA released the new application form and accompanying instruction guide for parties seeking to request approval from APRA to own or control a stake greater than 15 per cent in a registrable superannuation entity (RSE) licensee. 
 
 
The new application form and instruction guide can be found on the following page: Apply for approval to own or control a registrable superannuation entity licensee.
 

June 2019

Consultation on draft Application Form  Approval to own or control a registrable superannuation entity (RSE) licensee Closed

From 5 July 2019, APRA must approve a party seeking to acquire a stake greater than 15 per cent in an RSE licensee. As such, on 24 June 2019, APRA released for consultation a draft form and guide for parties seeking to apply to own or control these stakes.
 
This consultation was open for submissions until 5 July 2019.
 
The consultation letter, draft application form and accompanying instruction guide can be found below:

Consultation letter

Draft Application Form 

Draft Instruction Guide

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) is the prudential regulator of the financial services industry. It oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, private health insurers, friendly societies, and most members of the superannuation industry. APRA currently supervises institutions holding $6 trillion in assets for Australian depositors, policyholders and superannuation fund members.