Note Printing Australia Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of Australia. The company manufactures Australia's banknotes. It also produces a range of other security products for domestic and overseas markets, including the new ePassport, which incorporates leading edge biometric capabilities and complies with the International Civil Aviation Organisation Standards. The 5 directors are appointed by the Reserve Bank. The Assistant Governor (Currency) of the RBA is the Chair of the board. One member of the Reserve Bank Board currently serves on the NPA Board.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    I. Subsidiaries of Corporate Commonwealth Entities and Commonwealth Companies

  • Established By / Under

    Corporations Act 2001 / Company / Trust Deed / Partnership

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes, but not tabled

  • Classification

    C. Other

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    1 July 1998

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