Austria (AT)

Jurisdiction Overview

236 *Is any formal registration required at all? Yes
 Data Date: 2019


"The Register of Beneficial Owners now establishes a central register for recording the beneficial owners of companies, foundations and trusts, in implementation of Arts. 30 and 31 of the 4th Anti-Money-Laundering Directive" ( According to the 2018 Global Forum review, "Under the Beneficial Ownership Act, public and private foundations must identify and register their beneficial owners to the Beneficial Ownership Register" (GF 2019: 51).