Australia has a developed anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism system. Australia holds one of the two co-chair positions of the APG.
Australia's Financial Intelligence Unit is AUSTRAC which also acts as AML/CFT regulator. Australia is also a member of the FATF and has undergone a joint FATF/APG Mutual Evaluation as part of the APG's 2nd round of evaluations. Australia's full Mutual Evaluation Report is available under the Documents section of this website.
Australia is a founding member of the APG (1997).
Link to FIU: See the AUSTRAC website www.austrac.gov.au for further information on Australia's AML/CFT system and links to relevant agencies.
Attorney General's Department - AML/CFT Reform Website
Mutual Evaluation Report - adopted by APG 4 July 2006.