Basic Info

Easily start, manage & advance your business in Australia .

With a complete suite of corporate services for established foreign companies & entrepreneurs.

How Acclime can assist in your Australia market entry .

Acclime’s team of corporate services professionals know the Australian market across a broad range of industries to assist you to start your expansion into Australia on the right foot.

  • Selecting the right corporate structure -- discussing and advising you on an appropriate structure for your Australia operations
  • Registration of your Australia business --whether setting up a proprietary company (Pty Ltd) or appointing Acclime as a Local Agent, we will finalise all registrations accurately and promptly and help you open an Australian bank account.
  • Resident director and officer services --there are residency requirements for Australian company officers. Acclime will appoint an experienced and Australian-based Resident Director, Company Secretary and Resident Public Officer to expertly manage your compliance, legislative and regulatory requirements.
  • Full outsourcing solution --outsource your entire administration work. We cover compliance, accounting, tax filing and payroll functions cost-effectively and competently.
  • Registered office solutions --all businesses registered in Australia must have a registered address. Our office solutions not only meet the requirements, but also include services to allow you to operate from distance.
  • R&D advisory services --Acclime's R&D advisory services are delivered by our expert team of R&D and tax consultants. We offer advice, support, and project management throughout your entire R&D journey.

Easily start, manage & advance your business in the USA .

Acclime’s In 2020, we launched new services to support Australian companies to set up and expand in the USA.

  • Company registration --incorporation of a subsidiary in any US state (Inc. or LLC.). Includes complimentary Federal and State tax registrations.
  • Bank account opening --includes all procedures and minimum deposit to open a bank account at a mid-tier bank in the USA without requiring a visit in person.
  • Registration in additional states --registration of your corporation or LLC in other states, allowing for operation outside of the home state. Includes registration at State and city level (as required) and provision of a Registered Agent for the first year.
  • Appointment of Registered Agent --provision of Registered Agent for ongoing registration in the home state and additional states.

Why work with us

Why choose Acclime for Australia market entry services?

Our specialists have in-depth knowledge and practical experience with Australian legal and compliance matters which allows us to guide you through the process with ease. You can leverage our strong, transparent relations with regulatory authorities, the Australian Taxation Office, and other supervisory authorities for your business’s success. Our accountants keep up-to-date on the latest developments so you can always rely on us for accurate and efficient processing.

Acclime has successfully managed the initial and ongoing Australian expansions for over 300 clients from over 25 countries across a broad range of industries.

Clients (9)


Hawaiki Cable

Internet Software & Services





Leisure Products


Immunic Therapeutics


Company focus


Accounting and Business Services


Advanced Manufacturing
Energy & Resources

Projects or Case studies (8)

Immunic - USA - Life Sciences

July 2019 -

The Problem Immunic was interested in conducting clinical trials in Australia, but they needed support to manage this expansion and to administer an Australian subsidiary in line with local tax regulations and law. They also needed guidance to find key local partners to get their clinical trial up and running The Solution With several recommendations from other German biotech companies, Immunic chose to partner with CoSec. Our team of tax, finance and compliance specialists made the whole process easy, with seamless support through the initial company incorporation process, to identifying key partners, to the ongoing management of Immunic’s Australian subsidiary. Outcome Immunic commenced Phase 1 of its clinical trials in Australia in September 2019. "CoSec was instrumental in enabling the Company to establish our Australian subsidiary, as well as in setting up local banking arrangements." Testimonials "The CoSec team are very experienced in managing corporate operations on behalf of ClearB and they have consistently been quick to respond to our needs and questions." "I can enthusiastically and unreservedly recommend CoSec to others." Erika von der Decken Immunic AG

Corporate Compliance

ASLAN Pharmaceuticals - Singapore - Life Sciences

July 2014 -

"CoSec have been a key partner in the establishment of our business in Australia. They have provided crucial advice to ensure that all aspects of our business are fully compliant with Australian regulations, allowing us to focus more effectively on advancing our clinical trial program." Kiran Asarpota VP Finance - USA - Agtech

July 2019 -

Testimonials "Upon the recommendation of our Australian lawyers, we engaged CoSec for a Resident Director to meet corporate compliance obligations. Working with CoSec has been easy. Their team is professional, diligent and thorough. We have peace of mind that we are in good hands in an unfamiliar territory, and we can focus on growing our business in Australia." Rachel Gabato COO

Malakoff - Malaysia - Energy & Renewables

July 2013 -

The Problem Malakoff Corporation needed to establish an Australian entity to invest in the Macarthur Wind Farm in Victoria. They needed support to comply with Australian laws and regulations to execute the $650 million acquisition. The Solution CoSec supported the Malakoff Corporation with an Australian Resident Director a suite of compliance and financial services across multiple entities throughout the life cycle of their investment. Outcome With the support of CoSec, Malakoff were able to launch their expansion into the Australian market and grow their energy portfolio in the region. Testimonials "Since they helped us complete our $650 million acquisition in Victoria’s Macarthur wind farm, CoSec have been an indispensable partner in Malakoff’s expansion to grow its energy portfolio in the Australian region." Mazley Mahazir Head of International Asset & Associates

Corporate Compliance


Stewart Walker

Stewart Walker

President & Director, Acclime USA

Blair Lucas

Blair Lucas

Co-Founder & CEO