Why trade with CommSec?

Dedicated support team

Our customer support team is available by phone, Twitter or online 8am to 7pm (Sydney time), Monday to Friday.

Get education and insights

Develop your skills along the way with access to how to videos, tutorials and Learn articles.

Easy to use website

Trade easily on an intuitive, easy-to-navigate platform.

Sign up in minutes

Simple sign-up means you can be trading in as little as 5 minutes.

Mobile trading

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

Trade international shares

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

CommSec experts

Keep up to date with live commentary and daily updates from our industry experts with all the latest news from Australian investment markets.

Choose your settlement account

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

Research tools

Make better informed investment decisions with our cutting edge research platform offering stock recommendations from our industry experts and easy-to-understand information.

Get started

Open a CommSec Share Trading Account

Be up and running in as little as 5 minutes. Start by choosing one of the options below:

Trade from $10.00^

Buy and sell shares using a CommSec Share Trading Account with our cash account (CDIA) - with it you can seamlessly settle trades, transact and earn interest.

Trade from $29.95

Buy and sell shares using a CommSec Share Trading Account with your existing bank account.

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Important information

Commonwealth Securities Limited ABN 60 067 254 399, AFSL 238814 (CommSec) is a wholly owned but non-guaranteed subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124, AFSL 234945 and a Participant of the ASX Group and Chi-X Australia. 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.

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