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Authorised Deposit-taking Institutions (ADIs) Reporting Framework

What's new
  • 23/04/2018 - APRA uses validation rules within D2A to validate the data submitted by reporting entities. Entities are expected to correct any reporting errors identified by these rules. Click here for the list of latest D2A Validation Rules for authorised deposit-taking institutions. Some validation rules relate to calculated cells in D2A forms. Click here for the list of formulae (‘derivation rules’) used to generate values in calculated cells.
  • 23/04/2018 - Learn about the Data Collection Solution project
  • 12/04/2018 - The Economic and financial statistics (EFS) data collection web page has been updated to include a link to PET - Plain English Taxonomy, click here.
  • 19/03/2018 - Letter to industry: Change to Reporting Standard ARS 110.0 Capital Adequacy, click here.
  • 8/03/2018 - A new web page has been created dedicated to the Economic and financial statistics (EFS) data collection, click here. The page provides links to the various consultation and response pages, link to the EFS frequently asked questions and a link to the reporting standards that have been amended since their release during August 2017. Response to submissions on modernised EFS data quality framework. Click here for more details, response paper and reporting practise guide.
  • 16/01/2018 - APRA together with the Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Reserve Bank of Australia have compiled economic and financial statistics frequently asked questions (EFS FAQs) in response to requests for clarification from entities. Click here for the EFS FAQs.
Authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs) are required, under the Financial Sector (Collection of Data) Act 2001 and its reporting standard, to provide data to APRA. The data is defined in the set of reporting forms and instructions.
Information on the reporting requirements for ADIs, and guidance to help entities submit forms are provided in the links below:
Some forms are subject to audit requirements; for more information see Prudential Standard APS 310 Audit and Related Matters.
Submitting data to APRA
APRA provides ADIs with software to encrypt and submit data using
D2A (Direct to APRA).
For technical queries regarding the D2A system, please contact the D2A helpdesk on (02) 9210 3400 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST or by emailing
Standard Business Reporting

APRA has adopted Standard Business Reporting (SBR), an Australian Government initiative that simplifies business-to-government reporting in a number of ways, including:
  • a single secure sign-on to submit reports to participating government agencies called AUSkey. Refer to for more information; and
  • a definitional taxonomy for reporting to all participating government agencies.
Contact Information

If you have queries on regulatory reporting for general insurance companies, please contact APRA by emailing