Documents: Is the Australian government a privately-owned company?

It is a question that has been asked for many years now: Is the current Australian Government a legitimate entity of authority in society? Or is it simply a private corporation masquerading as one?

The following is an archive of over 100 pages of documents relating to registration with the SEC of the Australian Government as a privately owned American company.

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Over 100 pages of FOI documents!


For a number of years, there has been controversy over the topic of the legality of the ‘Australian Government’, particularly the claim that it has been replaced with a private corporation

This corporation, registered in the USA, has private shareholders that are pocketing our taxes, according to claims of many proponents of the theory.

The movement grew out of the experience of Scott Bartle, who had troubles importing his 1959 Chevrolet Corvette into Australia – soon noticing there were what he described as two governments and two parliaments.

Through this experience, Scott issued government requests to provide validation they were not a private legal entity, where he claims to be treated with contempt for threatening non-compliance.

Scott’s main points centered on questioning why department documents referred to individuals as “clients”, why there is copyright symbols on government websites and logos, and why the Australian Coat of Arms is a registered trademark with the United States Patent & Trademark Office.

Furthermore, one of the main arguments involves no response from relevant authorities on questions about why the Commonwealth of Australia is registered as a private company with the SEC in the United States.

A chart from Scott’s website. Photo:

This was documented in his 2012 short documentary, ‘What the FUQ? Frequently Unanswered Questions of the ‘Australian Government:

Since this video was released, Scott Bartle (and others) have been running a relentless campaign to convince people that the government of Australia is illegitimate and is a private US corporation.

So, is the Australian government really a private corporation? Or is there an explanation to this? Can we really find out the answers?

Check out the documents below to make an informed decision for yourself!


The following is a compiled request over 100 pages of documents relating to registration with the SEC of the Australian Government as a privately owned American company.

Attached are documents released under a Freedom of Information request seeking access to all documents that contain or confirm the following:

Registration with the SEC of the Australian Government (Commonwealth of Australia) as a privately owned American company.
File Number: 333-163307
CIK: 0000805157


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