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How do I verify an Australian Business Number (ABN)?

Answer

If an Australian company, vendor, or supplier is working with your company on a project, you can verify an Australian Business Number entry with the Australian Government's ABN Lookup database (https://abr.business.gov.au/) directly from Procore's Company or Project level Directory tool as follows:

  1. Navigate to the Company or Project level Directory tool. 
  2. Locate the desired company record in the Directory tool. Then click Edit
  3. In the Entity Type list, select ABN.
  4. Enter an ABN value in the field provided.
  5. Click the Verify ABN as shown in the animation below.


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About the Results

After you attempting to verify the ABN entry, the system returns the following status along with the Last Verified timestamp. 

ABN Status Definition
Active The ABN number is valid and active in the ABN Lookup system.
Cancelled The ABN number is not valid and has been cancelled in the ABN Lookup system
Does Not Exist The ABN entry does not exist in the ABN Lookup system.
Not Verified The ABN entry has not yet been verified in the system.

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