Under some circumstances you may be able too. You can lodge a Form 492 ‘Request for Correction’ with ASIC if a minor mistake has been made in the company application. These errors most commonly include a typographical error, such as a space or full stop to be added or omitted, or letters that are transposed or omitted in a word. This form must be lodged strictly within 24 hours of company registration.
To lodge a Form 492 you must:
- Download a Form 492 ‘Request for correction’ which can be found by clicking here.
- Print this form off
- Fill out the form as required
- Scan the filled out form
- Email the filled out form to email@example.com within the next 24 hours (sooner is better rather than later)
- In the email the company director needs to write a paragraph stating what needs to be corrected in the company application. State the company’s ACN as well as the company’s name and a contact number.
This information is of a general nature only and does not constitute professional advice. You must seek professional advice in relation to your particular circumstances before acting.
Updated — Jul 11, 2018