Decision Summaries & Statistics

The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) publicly releases a short summary of every application that is granted or declined. Information may be withheld in accordance with the provisions of the Official Information Act 1982.

Decision summaries are normally released at the end of the month following the decision.

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The OIO produces a "decision summary" for each consented or declined application summarising the key information about the proposed investment. more...


Find archived decision summaries for applications that have been granted or declined, plus monthly statistics. more...

To find out how decisions are made, see application assessment, timeframes and decisions.


With each batch of decisions summaries, the OIO also releases monthly statistical information, including:

  • net investment
  • gross value of consideration
  • total land area approved for sale to overseas persons.

To find monthly statistics, choose from the decision summary archive.

If you require further statistical information, please contact the OIO. Under the Act, the OIO may request an administrative fee in order to recover the costs of supplying statistics. See the OIO's schedule of fees.

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