Why join CommSec

Whether you’re starting out or an experienced investor, see how you can get more value from trading with us.

You can take advantage of our great range of benefits, including our mobile app so you can trade on the go, cutting-edge research for investment ideas, up-to-date market, industry and economic commentary from the CommSec experts, products to help you diversify, support if you need it and much more.

Get free live pricing

Access real-time share and market prices, with no delay in quotes, regardless of how much you trade.

Support when you need it

Our dedicated customer support team is available 8am to 7pm (Sydney time), Monday to Friday, to answer questions and help you to execute your trades.

Keep your finger on the pulse

Get live commentary and daily updates from our industry experts, with all the latest news from Australian investment markets.

Trade international shares

CommSec offers you access to over 25 international markets, with expert stock recommendations to help you manage risk and achieve your financial goals.

Choose your settlement account

Settle trades with the bank account of your choice, or open a Commonwealth Direct Investment Account (CDIA)3 with CommSec to save at least $10 on every trade1.

Place orders with no cash deposit

Trade up to $5,000 worth of stock without an initial cash deposit.

Trade with the right tools

Building your investment portfolio is just like building anything — you need the right tools for the job. CommSec’s great range of research and trading tools offers you just that.

Compare and monitor stocks

Use CommSec’s sophisticated charting tools to compare stocks and monitor their performance.

Pricing Chart

Get expert stock recommendations

Gain valuable market insights with weekly stock recommendations from our industry experts.

Stock Recommendations & Trading Ideas

Keep your strategy on track

Use Conditional Orders to make sure your trades are placed, even when you aren’t monitoring the market. You can also set up alerts2 to stay informed.

Conditional Orders

Create Personalised Watchlists

View live pricing, research and market data points for any stock you're interested in by setting up custom watchlists.


Trade on the go

Manage your investments, trade on the go and stay on top of the market - whenever you like, wherever you are - with the free CommSec Mobile App.

Offering access to live quotes, your stock search history and watchlists, it's part of our commitment to bringing you the very best trading experience, at your fingertips.

Available on the App Store or Google Play


CommSec means value

Value means more than just CommSec’s low brokerage rates (from $10.001 per trade). It’s free to join, there are no ongoing fees and you can start trading with as little as $500. Value also means a great range of free research and trading tools, and an ongoing commitment to making your trading experience the best it can be.

Free to join

Once you’ve joined you can learn more about share trading, with our extensive library of free resources and helpful tools.

CommSec offers free research and free tools
CommSec offers great customer support and the ability to trade anywhere by your mobile
Trade with CommSec from $10 per trade




We’re proud to have been awarded Best Feature-Packed Bank Online Broker, 15 years running.


It's free to join CommSec and you can be trading in as little as 5 minutes.

Important Information

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.  CommSec is a Market Participant of ASX Limited and Cboe Australia Pty Limited (formerly CHI-X Australia Pty Limited), a Clearing Participant of ASX Clear Pty Limited and a Settlement Participant of ASX Settlement Pty Limited. As this information has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial and taxation situation or needs, you should, before acting on this information, consider its appropriateness for your circumstances.

Please consider the full terms and conditions which are available on request. Fees and charges apply.

The images shown above are examples only and are subject to change. Security illustrations are examples only and not a recommendation to buy, hold or sell.

$10 brokerage for trades up to and including $1000. To be eligible, you must trade online, be CHESS Sponsored with CommSec and settle your trades through either a Commonwealth Direct Investment Account (CDIA) or a CommSec Margin Loan.

2 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.
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.

The target market for this product can be found within the product’s Target Market Determination, available here.



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