How to register for an LEI?

APIR currently services Australian customers, in collaboration with London Stock Exchange (LSE).

To register for an LEI, please take the following steps:

  1. Perform a search on Global LEI Foundation (GLEIF)’s search facility to ensure the entity has not been issued an LEI
  2. Download the LEI registration form
  3. Prepare required documents per Section 4
  4. Sign and scan the LEI registration form along with the documents
  5. Send the completed form and documents to
  6. Wait for an invoice from
  7. Pay for the LEI registration request
  8. Wait for the validation process to complete (within 5 business days if no extensive queries are raised and all supporting documents are submitted by the Applicant)
  9. Receive a confirmation via email on successful issuance of LEI

Please refer to Level 2 Data FAQ available on LSE’s website: Click here.

If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact us on +61 2 6284 6800 between 9.00am – 5.30 pm AEDT, from Monday to Friday or by emailing