Crypto asset secondary service providers: Licensing and custody requirements

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Date
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Consultation Type
Consultation Paper

Key Documents

On 8 December 2021, the Government agreed in‑principle to recommendations made by the Senate Select Committee on Australia as a Financial and Technology Centre in respect of consulting on a licensing and custody regime for crypto asset secondary service providers.

This consultation paper fulfils this Government commitment. We seek feedback on the proposals and options outlined in this consultation paper to support minimum standards of conduct by crypto asset secondary service providers and safeguards for consumers.

Responding

You can submit responses to this consultation up until 27 May 2022. Interested parties are invited to comment on this consultation.

While submissions may be lodged electronically or by post, electronic lodgement is preferred. For accessibility reasons, please submit responses sent via email in a Word or RTF format. An additional PDF version may also be submitted.

All information (including name and address details) contained in submissions will be made available to the public on the Treasury website unless you indicate that you would like all or part of your submission to remain in confidence. Automatically generated confidentiality statements in emails do not suffice for this purpose. Respondents who would like part of their submission to remain in confidence should provide this information marked as such in a separate attachment.

Legal requirements, such as those imposed by the Freedom of Information Act 1982, may affect the confidentiality of your submission.

View our submission guidelines for further information.

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How To Respond

Email

crypto@treasury.gov.au

Post

Address written submissions to:

Director, Crypto Policy Unit
Financial System Division
The Treasury
Langton Crescent
PARKES ACT 2600

Enquiries

Email: crypto@treasury.gov.au