Unclaimed moneys are funds that are due to a person, company or organisation that have not been received or claimed and, after a statutory period of time, become unclaimed.
The Treasurer is the holder of unclaimed money in Tasmania under the provisions of the Unclaimed Money Act 2015.
Treasury accepts unclaimed money on behalf of the Treasurer and makes payments to the legal owners of the unclaimed money on receipt of appropriate proof of entitlement.
If you are holding unclaimed money, please refer to the following Guidelines and template for lodging unclaimed money with Treasury:
If you wish to make a claim, please refer to the following Guidelines and relevant Claim Forms:
These Guidelines are written to guide users on the application of the relevant provisions of the Unclaimed Money Act. Please refer directly to the Act to ascertain your statutory obligations or entitlements under the Act.
If you wish to inquire about unclaimed money in Tasmania please contact:
Telephone: (03) 6166 4188
Mail: Government Finance and Accounting Branch
Department of Treasury and Finance
GPO Box 147
HOBART TAS 7001