On 23 July 2015, Tim Courtney, A/g First Assistant Commissioner, as a delegate of the Australian Electoral Commission for the purposes of s.126 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (the Act), approved the application from one member of the Australian Sex Party for registration as a political party under the Act. Under s.133(1) of the Act, the following information was entered in the Register of Political Parties:
Name of party: Australian Sex Party
Registered officer: Robert Swan
RO's address: 200 Rathdowne Street
CARLTON VIC 3053
The party stated that it wishes to receive election funding.