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Commercial law list for tax (financial) advisers

Commercial law list for tax (financial) advisers

To meet the requirements of a Board approved course in commercial law for registration as a tax (financial) adviser, you need to have completed one tertiary level unit in commercial law covering the required topics.

For detailed information on topics and other course requirements, refer to TPB(PG) 05/2014 Course in commercial law that is approved by the Board for tax (financial) advisers.

All courses that have already been approved as Board approved courses in commercial law for tax agents will automatically meet the requirements for a Board approved course in commercial law for tax (financial) adviser registration.

Board approved courses in commercial law

The table below contains a list of Board approved courses in commercial law for tax (financial) advisers.

Course provider Code Course name
AAMC Training Group TPB507 Commercial law for tax (financial) advisers

Applied Education

(Education IT Solutions Pty Ltd)

AETACL Commercial law for tax (financial) advisers
CPA Australia N/A Tax (financial) adviser (TFA) solution - commercial law unit
Deakin University MLC707 Commercial and corporations law
Griffith University 7159 AFE Principles of business and corporations law
Griffith University 7823 AFE Principles of business and corporations law
Kaplan Education Pty Ltd T/A Kaplan Professional TASACLv1 Commercial law
Monarch Institute

MCL001,

MCL002 and

MCL003

MCLTFA Commercial law for tax (financial) advisers, comprising of the following units:

  • Contract and consumer law

  • Corporations and trusts law

  • Property law
Registered training organisation FNSTPB507 Apply legal principles in commercial law when providing tax (financial) advice services
TAFE NSW Higher Education

ACBUS201A and

ACBUS202A

The aggregate of the following:

  • Commercial law I
  • Commercial law II
TAFE

ACBUS201A and

ACBUS202A

The aggregate of the following:

  • Commercial law I
  • Commercial law II
TAFE SA TAFESA / TPB11 Australian commercial law for tax (financial) advisers
The Tax Institute N/A Commercial law for tax for financial advising
University of New South Wales TABL1710 Business and the law
University of New South Wales TABL 5511 Legal Foundations of Business
University of Southern Queensland

LAW1101 and

LAW2106

  • Introduction to law
  • Law of business organisations
Western Sydney University (previously University of Western Sydney)

200184

200183

The aggregate of the following:

  • Introduction to business law

  • Law of business organizations

 

Board approved units in commercial law

The tables below include individual units that have been approved by the Board as meeting the requirements of a Board approved course in commercial law for tax (financial) adviser registration under the Board's mix and match policy.

If you have completed, or plan to complete, a course or unit that does not appear on the lists below and wish to know whether this course or unit will be accepted by the Board, please email  qualifications [at] tpb.gov.au with the course outline, academic transcript (if any) and other relevant course materials for Board’s consideration.

Course providers

Australian Catholic University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Australian Catholic University BB213 Business law

 

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Australian National University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Australian National University

BUSN7052 Commercial law
Australian National University  BUSN1101 Introduction to commercial law

Bond University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Bond University

LAWS10-100 Business law

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Canberra College of Advanced Education

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Canberra College of Advanced Education 124 Commercial law G1

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Canberra Institute of Technology

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Canberra Institute of Technology

LEGL417 Apply legal principles in commercial law and property law

Canberra Institute of Technology

LEGL106 Business law 1

Canberra Institute of Technology

LEGL139 Law and commerce

Canberra Institute of Technology

FNSACC403B Make decisions in a legal context

Canberra Institute of Technology

LEGL138 Principles of law

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Central Queensland University

Course provider

Code

Unit

Central Queensland University

LAWS20028 Business law
Central Queensland University LAWS19031 Commercial law
Central Queensland University CO121 Introduction to legal studies (1986)
Central Queensland University LAWS11030 Introductory and contract law
Central Queensland University LAWS20037 Law for management
Central Queensland University CO222 Legal studies A (1986)

Charles Darwin University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Charles Darwin University

PRBL004 Commercial law and corporations law for managers

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Chisholm Institute of Technology

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Chisholm Institute of Technology ADM121 Business law
Chisholm Institute of Technology N/A Business law I (1992)

Charles Sturt University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Charles Sturt University LAW1014 Australian law and society

Charles Sturt University

LAW110 Business law
Charles Sturt University  LAW2014 Commercial law
Charles Sturt University  LAW210 Commercial law
Charles Sturt University  LAW511 Commercial law 1
Charles Sturt University  JST446 Introduction to law
Charles Sturt University  LAW205 Legal issues for business

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Curtin University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Curtin University

300673

Business law

Curtin University

BLW14 Business law

Curtin University

BLAW1004 Business law

Curtin University

312349 Fundamentals of business and corporations law 565
Curtin University BLAW5016 Fundamentals of business and corporations law

Curtin University

1428 Law (Business) 151 - (1991)

Curtin University

308340

Legal environment

Curtin University

5934 Legal environment 560
Curtin University 11011 Legal framework 100 / Business law 100

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Deakin University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Deakin University

BSBG5512 

Business law

Deakin University

MLC101 Business law

Deakin University

BSBB0131 Business law 1
Deakin University MLC707 Commercial and corporations law
Deakin University MLC711 Commercial and corporations law

Deakin University

MLM720 Introduction to commercial law

Deakin University

MCM171 Introduction to law and contract law

Deakin University

MLC771 Law for managers

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Edith Cowan University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Edith Cowan University

LAW5111 Commercial law

Edith Cowan University

LAW1100 Legal framework/Legal framework 1

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Flinders University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Flinders University

BUSN1010 Introduction to business law

Flinders University

BUSN1019 Introduction to business law

Flinders University

COMM1009 Introduction to business law
Flinders University BUSN9123 Principles to commercial law

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Griffith University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Griffith University

7203ACF Australian legal systems

Griffith University

BB11F05 Business law 1

Griffith University

3009ABF Commercial law

Griffith University

2006ABF Introduction to business law

Griffith University

2006LAW Introduction to business law

Griffith University

2105AFE Introduction to business law

Griffith University

2185AFE Introduction to business law
Griffith University BB11F08 Introduction to business law
Griffith University LAW1101G Introduction to business law
Griffith University FF12L10 Introduction to commercial law
Griffith University PPP1002 Introduction to law
Griffith University 2007PPP Legal issues for Managers
Griffith University 7007ABF Principles of business law
Griffith University  7105AFE Principles of business law

Griffith University

7159AFE

Principles of business and corporations law

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Holmes Institute

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Holmes Institute  HA2022 Business law
Holmes Institute HI6027 Business and corporate law
Holmes Institute  HI5018 Introduction to business law

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ICAA

Course provider

Course code

Unit

ICAA N/A Commercial law (1971)

James Cook University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

James Cook University

CO5004 Business and the law

James Cook University

LB5004 Business and the law

James Cook University

CO2501 Business law

James Cook University

BU1112 Business law and ethics

James Cook University

CO1501 Introduction to commercial law
James Cook University LA201 Law of contract

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Kaplan Business School

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Kaplan Business School CLWM4000 Business and corporations law

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Kent Institute of Business and Technology

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Kent Institute of Business and Technology N/A Australian business law

La Trobe University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

La Trobe University

LST2BSL

Business law

La Trobe University

2141BL Business law 1

La Trobe University

BLAWBL1 Business law 1
La Trobe University LST11BL1 Business law 1

La Trobe University

LST5CML Commercial law

La Trobe University

LST52IBL Introduction to business law

La Trobe University

LST11IBL Introduction to business law

La Trobe University

LST2BSL Introduction to business law

La Trobe University

LST5IBL Introduction to business law

La Trobe University

L1AC Legal studies (Law and accountants)

La Trobe University

1AC Legal studies (Commercial law) 1980

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Macquarie University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Macquarie University ACCG851 Business law
Macquarie University ACCG854 Company law
Macquarie University BUSL250 Business law
Macquarie University BUSL314 Business law (1985)

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Mitchell College of Advanced Education

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Mitchell College of Advanced Education 81208 Commercial law (1981)
Mitchell College of Advanced Education 81108 Introduction to law (1980)

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Monash University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Monash University

BTX9500 Business and corporations law

Monash University

AAF2110 Business law (1995)
Monash University AF211 Business law

Monash University

BTC1110 Business law

Monash University

BTF9020 Business law

Monash University

BTW1200 Business law
Monash University BTX9020 Business law

Monash University

FIN6020 Business law

Monash University

MCD2070 Business law

Monash University

3250 Business organisations

Monash University

BTB1010 Commercial law

Monash University

BTF1010 Commercial law

Monash University

BTX1010 Commercial law

Monash University

FIN1010 Commercial law

Monash University

MCD1380 Introductory law

Monash University

MBA9002 The legal environment of business

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Murdoch University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Murdoch University C401B Commercial law
Murdoch University BUS165 Principles of commercial law
Murdoch University BUSL165 Principles of commercial law
Murdoch University C165 Principles of commercial law

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Northern Metropolitan College of TAFE

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Northern Metropolitan College of TAFE N/A  Business law 1

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Open University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Open University BLW14 Business law

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Queensland University of Technology

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Queensland University of Technology AYN456 Business and corporations law
Queensland University of Technology ACB371 Business law 1
Queensland University of Technology AYB120 Business law
Queensland University of Technology AYN410 Business law and ethics
Queensland University of Technology BSB111 Business law and ethics
Queensland University of Technology LW3000 Introduction to law

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Registered training organisation

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Registered training organisation BBC131 Business law

Registered training organisation

8635MA Commercial law 1
Registered training organisation 8672D Commercial law 1
Registered training organisaton
  • 8395F, and
  • 9434R
  • Commercial law I, and
  • Commercial law II
Registered training organisation
  • BULAW201A, and
  • BULAW202A
  • Commercial law I, and
  • Commercial law II
Registered training organisation
  • ACC207, and
    • BUS203
  • Corporations law, and
  • Business law and ethics
Registered training organisation TMS733 Laws of commerce
Registered training organisation FNSACC403A Make decisions in a legal context
Registered training organisation FNSACC403B Make decisions in a legal context
Registered training organisation FNSACCT404A Make decisions in a legal context
Registered training organisation FNSACCT404B Make decisions in a legal context

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RMIT

Course provider

Course code

Unit

RMIT

LAW2480 Business and corporations law

RMIT

DL034 Business law 1

RMIT

LAW5025 Commercial and contract law

RMIT

AC402A Commercial law

RMIT

AC402B Commercial law

RMIT

BL101 Commercial law

RMIT

JUST1016 Commercial law

RMIT

JUST2226 Commercial law
RMIT AC104 Commercial law A
RMIT AC105 Commercial law B

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Southern Cross University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Southern Cross University

LAW00150 Introduction to business law

Southern Cross University

LAW00720 Legal studies

Southern Cross University

LA101 Legal studies 1

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Swinburne University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Swinburne University

BS107 Business law 1B

Swinburne University

LAW10004 Introduction to business law

Swinburne University

LAW10006 Introduction to commercial law

Swinburne University

LBL100 Introduction to commercial law

Swinburne University

TS243 Introduction to commercial law 1a

Swinburne University

BL110 Legal environment of business

Swinburne University TAFE

HBL111N Introduction to business law

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TAFE SA

Course provider

Course code

Unit

TAFE SA TPB3 Australian commercial law 1

The Tax Institute

Course provider

Course code

Unit

The Tax Institute COMMLAW1 Australian legal systems

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University of Adelaide

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Adelaide

3349 Commercial law 1
University of Adelaide COMMLAW1004 Commercial law 1/ Commercial law 1 (S)
University of Adelaide N/A Commercial law IH
University of Adelaide 1004 Commercial law I (S)
University of Adelaide 6362 Commercial law I (S)

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University of Ballarat

Course provider Course code Unit
University of Ballarat BL502 Fundamentals of law

University of Canberra

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Canberra 6225 Business law G
University of Canberra 4977 Introduction to business law
University of Canberra 4991 Introduction to law (2000)

University of Melbourne

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Melbourne 341-101 Commercial law A
University of Melbourne 306-686 Legal issues for accountants
University of Melbourne ACCT90015 Legal issues for accountants
University of Melbourne BLAW10001 Principles of business law
University of Melbourne 732-103 Principles of business law

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University of Newcastle

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Newcastle

LEGL1001 Foundations of law

University of New England

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of New England

GSB410 Commercial law I: Principles of Australian law
University of New England LSSU450 Commercial law I: Principles of Australian law

University of New England

LS151 Introduction to business law

University of New England

LS251 Introduction to business law
University of New England LSSU251 Introduction to business law

University of New England

GSB748 Legal studies

University of New England

MBA748 Legal studies

University of New England

LSSU451 Principles of commercial law

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University of New South Wales

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of New South Wales TABL1710 Business and the law

University of New South Wales

LEGT5513 Law for business

University of New South Wales

TABL5513 Law for business

University of New South Wales

14.601 Law in society

University of New South Wales

14.774 Legal environment of commerce

University of New South Wales

ACCT14774 Legal environment of commerce

University of New South Wales

LEGT1711 Legal environment of commerce

University of New South Wales

LEGT7711 Legal environment of commerce

University of New South Wales

LEGT5512 Legal foundations for accounting

University of New South Wales

TABL5512 Legal foundations for accounting
University of New South Wales TABL5511 Legal foundations of business

University of New South Wales

14.971G The legal environment of business

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University of Notre Dame

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Notre Dame

BS240 Business law

University of Notre Dame

BS5155 Business law

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University of Queensland

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Queensland LAW1100 Business law
University of Queensland CO121 Introducing the law
University of Queensland LAWS7010 Legal environment of business

University of Southern Queensland

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Southern Queensland LAW8500 Australian commercial and corporations law
University of Southern Queensland LAW 5503 Australian law and business
University of Southern Queensland

LAW 5206 and

LAW 5201

  • Corporations law
  • Commercial law
University of Southern Queensland

LAW 1101 and

LAW 2106

  • Introduction to law
  • Law of business organisations
University of Southern Queensland 55505 Law and business

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University of South Australia

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of South Australia

LAWS5009 Commercial and corporations law
University of South Australia JUST5017 Commercial and corporations law M
University of South Australia COML5009 Commercial law M
University of South Australia COML2005 Companies and partnership law
University of South Australia COML1001 Foundations of business law
University of South Australia COML1001 Introduction to law
University of South Australia LAWS1002 Introduction to law
University of South Australia 20 Introductory law 1
University of South Australia BU1126 Introductory law 1
University of South Australia 1091 Introductory law 2
University of South Australia BU1131 Introductory law 2

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University of the Sunshine Coast

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of the Sunshine Coast BUS103 Business and law ethics
University of the Sunshine Coast LA003 Commercial law
University of the Sunshine Coast LA130 Introduction to law and contract
University of the Sunshine Coast  LA001 Law and society
University of the Sunshine Coast BUS503 Principles of commercial law

University of Sydney

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Sydney

BUSL250 Basic business law
University of Sydney RMBU1235 Business law

University of Sydney

N/A Commercial law I

University of Sydney

N/A Commercial law I A

University of Sydney

CLAW1001 Commercial transactions A/ Foundations of business law

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University of Tasmania

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Tasmania BFA706 Business law
University of Tasmania BFA141 Commercial transactions
University of Tasmania BMA141 Principles of business law
University of Tasmania LELA71 Principles of business law

University of Technology Sydney

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Technology Sydney 79018 Advanced commercial law
University of Technology Sydney 79202 Business law
University of Technology Sydney LAW402 Business law and ethics Part 11
University of Technology Sydney 200184 Introduction to business law
University of Technology Sydney 16851 Introduction to law
University of Technology Sydney 70110 Introduction to law
University of Technology Sydney 79101K Law for business and company law

 

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University of Western Australia

Course provider

Course code

Unit

University of Western Australia 200.104 Introduction to law
University of Western Australia 104 Introduction to law
University of Western Australia LAWS1104 Introduction to law

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Victoria University

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Victoria University BSBSBM401A Establish business and legal requirements
Victoria University BLO1105 Business law

Western Sydney University*

Course provider

Course code

Unit

Western Sydney University

200432 Commercial law

Western Sydney University

LAWS5508 Commercial law

Western Sydney University

F1012
plus
200813
Introduction to business law

Western Sydney University

CDC125 Business law

*University of Western Sydney changed its name to Western Sydney University on 30 August 2015.

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Last modified: 8 November 2017