Open a Stockbroking Account

  • Individual or Joint Account
  • SMSF or Trust Account
  • One off Sale
  • Company Account
  • Margin Lending Accounts
  • Other account types and add-ons

Individual or Joint Live Stockbroking Account

  • Frequent Trader Program - trade from $9.90 or 0.075%*
  • Advanced platform features
  • Unlimited free conditional orders
  • Tax and Portfolio Reporting, powered by Sharesight

Important Note: The Individual or Joint Account button defaults to opening a CMC Markets Cash Account and CHESS Sponsorship required for online trading, and will attempt to verify your identity using an electronic verification check. If you would prefer to print a paper-based application form or elect not to trade online, you can download the Individual or Joint Account application form here.

*Conditions apply please see our website

Self-Managed Super Fund or Trust Stockbroking Account

  • Frequent Trader Program - trade from $9.90 or 0.075%*
  • Advanced platform features
  • Unlimited free conditional orders
  • Tax and Portfolio Reporting, powered by Sharesight

*Conditions apply please see our website

One off Sale

  • Have some shares you want to sell but don’t have a share trading account?
  • Our one-off sale service is a quick and easy way to sell issuer-sponsored shares, with no need to open a trading account
  • Sell your shares by fax, phone or email

Company Stockbroking Account

  • Frequent Trader Program - trade from $9.90 or 0.075%*
  • Advanced platform features
  • Unlimited free conditional orders
  • Tax and Portfolio Reporting, powered by Sharesight

*Conditions apply please see our website

Margin Lending Account

  • Gear your share trading with a linked margin loan – plus Australia’s lowest brokerage
  • Link an existing margin loan to your new stockbroking account
  • Or trade online from just $11 with a Leveraged, St.George or Suncorp margin loan*

Disclaimer: * CMC Markets Stockbroking is not licensed to provide you with margin lending related services or advice. We may receive commission for referring margin lending customers to a particular margin lender. CMC Markets Stockbroking may be entitled to an interest rate rebate of up to 1.00% of the referred customer’s margin loan from the relevant margin lender.

^Not all margin lenders support SMSF accounts, please check with your margin lender prior to opening an SMSF account.

For clients who wish to link their existing margin lending account to a new CMC Markets stockbroking account. Read more about margin lending here.

If you would prefer to print a paper-based Margin Lending Individual or Joint Account application form or elect not to trade online, you can download the application form here.

Other account types and add-ons

Disclaimer: *Please read the ASX's publication "Understanding Warrants Trading" ^ Please read the CMC Markets Cash Account PIS

ID requirements

Before we open your account, we need to verify your identity. To do so, CMC Markets will conduct an electronic verification check. Learn more.

If we can verify your identity online using your driver’s licence, you can have immediate access to the platform. Browse all ASX instruments with live pricing, and get market news, analysis and access to charting. As soon as your stockbroking account is funded, you can start trading.

For any questions on account opening please contact our broking service team on 1300 360 071.