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The PPS Register can be searched using either

  • the serial number of the collateral (for example, the VIN of a motor vehicle), or
  • the details of the grantor.

Where a search is undertaken against an individual grantor, the PPS Act requires that the search must be undertaken by a person with an authorised purpose (as set out in section 172 of the PPS Act).

The range of IP addresses from which the B2G account customer interacts with the PPS Register.

A bailment for which the bailee provides value may, in certain circumstances, give rise to a PPS lease. There is no definition of bailment in the PPS Act. Generally a bailment occurs when a bailee voluntarily receives possession but not ownership of goods from a bailor who retains the right to receive the goods back when the bailment comes to an end. For more information refer to the Leases and Bailment under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 fact sheet.

For account customers, PPS Register transaction charges can be billed to an account and a monthly account statement will be issued.

According to section 10 of the PPS Act, business day means a day other than:

  • a Saturday or a Sunday; or
  • a day which is a public holiday for the whole of:
    • any State; or
    • the Australian Capital Territory; or
    • the Northern Territory; or
  • a day that falls between Christmas Day and New Year’s Day; or
  • a day on which the Registrar has refused access to the register, or otherwise suspended the operation of the register, in whole or in part (see subsection 147(5)); or
  • a day that is prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of this definition.

See the business days calculator for assistance calculating periods of business days. 

The channel through which business may transact with the PPS Register.

Casual users access or use the PPS Register without having created an account. Casual users are often individuals who use the PPS Register on a once-off or casual basis.

A unique sequential number that is allocated for certain transactions relating to a registration, including creation, amendment or discharge.

This is the type of change that generates a change number for a registration.

For non-registration events this is the type of change performed on the register.

For a motor vehicle, the series of numbers/letters that are attached or stamped on the vehicle's chassis by the vehicle manufacturer to uniquely identify the vehicle.

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