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Life insurance and friendly societies reporting requirements

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15/06/2018 Updated validation and derivation rules for data submitted via D2A: D2A Latest Rules.

Reporting requirements

Life insurance and friendly societies are required, under the Financial Sector (Collection of Data) Act 2001 and its reporting standards, to provide data to APRA. The data is defined in the set of reporting forms and instructions. Some forms are subject to audit requirements.

Direct to APRA (D2A) is the software used to encrypt and submit data.

Plain English Taxonomy (PET) describes and interprets APRA data collection requirements as set out in the prudential standards, practice guides and reporting guidelines.

Standard Business Reporting (SBR) is an Australian Government initiative led by Treasury to simplify business–to–government reporting.

For technical questions

  • Phone +61 2 9210 3400 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm AEST
  • Email support [at] apra.gov.au

For other questions

  • Email dataanalytics [at] apra.gov.au