It’s easier than ever to keep track of the market, companies and shares you have an interest in.

Download the CommSec Mobile App and our smart trading alerts service puts customisable share information at your fingertips via smartphone push notifications. You can also set up email alerts from our website.

Wherever you are, our alerts will help you spot opportunities and make informed trading decisions. And best of all, they’re not only unlimited, they’re free.

How smart trading alerts work:

Setting up and using smart trading alerts is simple and easy to do.

  • Manage your alerts on your computer, iPad or smart phone via the CommSec app
  • Choose how to receive your alerts via email or mobile push
  • Action your alerts via your computer or on the go through your smart phone anywhere, anytime

Get Started

Set up your alerts in seconds

Not a CommSec customer but want free and unlimited alerts?

  1. Join CommSec, Australia’s leading online broker
  2. Log in to your account
  3. Go to the Alerts Centre and register for alerts
  4. To get smartphone push notification alerts, download the latest version of the CommSec Mobile App from the Apple App Store or Google Play


Setup and manage alerts on your smart phone?

Set up smartphone push notification alerts:

  1. Download the latest version of the CommSec Mobile App from the Apple App Store or Google Play
  2. Log in to the app using you existing CommSec account log in details
  3. Go to Alerts and register

Setup and manage alerts on your computer?

Set up alerts on our website:

  1. Log in to
  2. Go to Watchlists in the main navigation
  3. Click Alerts and register



Alerts you can choose from:


Watch a share and be alerted when its value rises, or falls, to a price you nominate.


Be alerted when trades in a share you’re watching hit a specified volume.

Market Sensitive

Be among the first to know when a company you’re watching makes an announcement.


Keep up with approaching ex-dividend dates of shares you’re interested in, to help you time your trades.

Terms & Conditions

The device images are provided as examples of a possible CommSec page design only. These images are not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold any particular company, and is not advice to any individual. This material is not current and must not be relied upon as such.

CommSec Alerts Terms and Conditions of Use

These Terms and Conditions of Use supplement our General Conditions of Trade which apply to all dealings between you as a client and Commonwealth Securities (CommSec).

The CommSec app allows you to elect to receive alerts via a push notification service or email. Alerts sent via push notification will be sent to any device on which you have installed and registered the CommSec app with notifications enabled. Alerts could be seen by others (including unauthorised persons) who use or access your device. Please check the "Notifications" settings on all your devices to ensure the privacy and alerts settings are appropriate for your use.

The receipt of push notifications or email messages on your mobile device depends upon the electronic transmission of data across networks operated by mobile phone service providers. Because CommSec does not control these networks, CommSec cannot and does not guarantee the security of these data transmissions. You can however check with your network service provider for information about their privacy and security practices. CommSec will treat your data in accordance with CommSec's Privacy Policy available on the CommSec website.

If you have selected the push notification service you will need to ensure you have the latest version of the CommSec app installed on your device and that you have enabled your device to receive push notifications.

You acknowledge that at all times your access to CommSec Alerts depends on factors outside CommSec's control, including any disruption, failure or malfunction in any part of the internet, mobile carriage service or SMS network. Access may also be limited or unavailable during periods of peak demand, systems interference, damage or maintenance, or for other reasons. CommSec accepts no liability for any loss or damage, whether direct or indirect and however caused if, for any reason, an alert message is not sent or not received by you.

CommSec reserves the right to suspend or discontinue its alerts services at any time without notice.


Alert data is provided for your information only and should not be relied on for taxation, investment or any other purposes. Alert data is provided by Markit On Demand and Six Telekurs and is not verified by CommSec. CommSec does not make any representation or warranty as to the timeliness, reliability, accuracy or completeness of the material contained in alerts, nor does it accept any responsibility arising in any way for errors in, or omissions from, that material. Markit On Demand uses data sourced from ASX TradeMatch only.

Commonwealth Securities Limited ABN 60 067 254 399 AFSL 238814 (CommSec) is a wholly owned but non-guaranteed subsidiary of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 AFSL 234945, and a Participant of the ASX Group and Cboe Australia. This information is not advice and has been prepared without taking account of the objectives, financial situation or needs of any particular individual. For this reason, any individual should, before acting on the information on this site, consider the appropriateness of the information, having regard to the individual's objectives, financial situation and needs and, if necessary, seek appropriate professional advice.



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