Apply for an account today with OpenMarkets!

To open an account, simply download and complete one of our Account Application Forms, sign and return to us along with any supporting documentation.

Key account features:

  • Your account will be CHESS Sponsored by us (all holdings attached to one HIN)
  • We’ll open a Macquarie cash account on your behalf, if you don’t have an existing account with one of our approved providers
  • We’ll run an online ID check (if you consent on the application) or you can post in a copy of your driver’s licence
  • Choose from two trading platforms – Pulse or WebTrader
  • Trade Equities (stocks, ETFs and Warrants) and/or apply to trade Options

Account Application Forms

Individual/Joint
For accounts in the names of 1-3 individuals or a Sole Trader.
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Company
For private or public company accounts, including business, partnership and incorporated associations.
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Trust/Super/Minor
For regulated and unregulated trust accounts, including super funds. Also use this form if you are applying on behalf of a minor (under age 18).
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Options

Options Application Form
**New clients must also complete an Account Application form**
Complete this form if you wish to apply to trade options on your OpenMarkets account. For Covered Calls  – you must also complete the Registered Holder Collateral Cover Authorisation (RHCCA) Form on page 2, to lodge specific stock as collateral with the Australian Clearing House (ACH).
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ASX Booklet:
Understanding Options Trading
If you have applied to trade options you must first read and understand this explanatory booklet. It provides general information about trading in options and the associated risks involved.
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Warrants

Warrants Agreement
For existing clients only who wish to apply to trade warrants on their account(s). (New clients can apply in the new account application.) Please also ensure you download and read the ASX explanatory booklet found below on this page.
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ASX Warrants Explanatory Booklet
If you have applied to trade warrants you must first read and understand this explanatory booklet. It provides general information about investing warrants and the associated risks involved.
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One-Off Sales

Just need to sell some shares? We offer fast and easy sell-only service. Just download and complete the below form to sell a listed security that is Issuer Sponsored in an individual or joint name, at min. $50 or 0.25% per sale.
One-Off Sale Form
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