Account opening procedures

Before you open an account with Admiral Markets Pty Ltdand start trading, we ask that you familiarise yourself with the documents pertaining to Admiral Markets Pty Ltd. These serve to inform you about our legal responsibilities and our general business practices.

You can find 'General Terms' as well as other documents in our documents section below.

You can also request a copy of these documents by calling us directly on 1300 889 866 or by sending us an email at info@admiralmarkets.com.au

Documents needed for Individuals:

  1. Client agreement - automatically generated via your Traders Room once an application for a live account has been completed.
  2. ID and proof of address may not be required from Australia*
  3. All other countries, documents are required, **:

Proof of ID - Passport or government-issued ID card with photo;
Proof of residence - A bank statement or utility bill not older than 6 months old. Clients who are not residents in Australia, must submit proof of address not older than 3 months old.

* if Admiral Markets Pty Ltd is not able to electronically verify and identify an individual from a low risk country we reserve the right to ask for proof of ID and/or proof of residence.
** Admiral Markets Pty Ltd reserves the right to ask for ID documents to be certified or notarised and in some cases 2 proof of address.

Documents needed for legal entities:

  1. Completed and signed
  2. Client Agreement for Legal Entity;
  3. Registration documents (certificate of incorporation/registration, memorandum, articles of association, etc.) registered with all the changes, additions and confirmations of the appointment of the person(s) entitled to act on behalf of the legal entity;
  4. Passport or government-issued ID card with photo for the person acting on behalf of the legal entity;
  5. Documents confirming the ownership structure of the legal entity, which must also include personal details of all ultimate beneficial owners. Please note that the ultimate beneficiary can only be a natural person;
  6. Recent utility bill confirming the place of business.

Please note that Admiral Markets Pty Ltd representatives have a right to request additionally:

  1. Copies of utility bills or bank statements to confirm the place of residence or business conduct of the client. Utility bills or bank statements are accepted only if they are not older than 60 days;
  2. Certified power of attorney for representation, if any;
  3. Certified and translated copies of any additional documents that were initially requested for compliance purposes;
  4. Any other documents Admiral Markets Pty Ltd considers necessary for the fulfilment of measures for prevention of money laundering and terrorist financing.

To start your account opening procedure, please register in the Trader's Room.

Contracts & Documents

Account Opening Documents

1. Australian Individual Application Form.
2. Foreign Individual Application Form.

Please upload a notarised copy of the following documents with your completed application form:

Drivers Licence or ID Card and;
Utility Bill, Bank Statement or other Proof of Residence

3. Domestic Company Application Form:

Each Company Director must complete the following documents and upload with the application form.


4. Foreign Company Application Form:

Please upload a notarised copy of the following documents with your completed application form:

  • - Drivers Licence or ID Card of each Director
  • - Proof of Directorship or authorisation to act on account
  • - Certificate of Incorporation
  • - Company Utility Bill or Bank Statement

5.Trust Account Application Form:

Each Individual Trustee must complete the following form and upload with the application form.


6. Corporate (Company) Trust Application Form:

Please complete the following documents and upload with the application form.


7. Joint Account Application Form:

Please complete the application form (1 per applicant) and upload.

Admiral Markets Disclosure Documents


Policy Documents