Non-individual Income Tax Return (NITR)


This page contains web service message information for Non-individual Income Tax Returns (NITR) by year. All parent forms and schedules have been included in one zip file. Each zip file will have a corresponding package content note detailing the artefacts and status of documents within the relevant zip file.

The ATO provides a number of common artefacts and reference documents to support DSPs (such as the ATO Service Registry and the ATO Service Support Versioning Strategy). These can be found here.

2018

NameVersion NumberStatusSizePublished date
ATO FBT.0003 2018 Package v0.1 Contents.docx0.1Draft231KB19 October 2017
ATO FBT.0003 2018 Package v0.1.zip0.1Draft491KB19 October 2017
ATO NITR 2018 Package v0.3 Contents.docx0.3Draft260KB18 January 2018
ATO NITR 2018 Package v0.3.zip0.3Draft5.99MB18 January 2018
ATO NITR 2018 Reporting Taxonomies v0.3.zip0.3Draft21.6MB18 January 2018
ATO NITR 2018 Rule Implementation v0.3.zip0.3Draft3.84MB18 January 2018

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2017

NameVersion NumberStatusSizePublished date
ATO FBT 2017 Package v1.8 Contents.docx1.8Final253KB16 November 2017
ATO FBT 2017 Package v1.8.zip1.8Final720KB16 November 2017
ATO NITR 2017 Package v1.11 Contents.docx1.11Final302KB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2017 Package v1.11.zip1.11Final6.0MB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2017 Rule Implementation v1.9.zip1.9Final6.5MB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2017 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.0 Contents.docx1.0Final216KB6 July 2017
ATO NITR 2017 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.0.zip1.0Final3.33MB6 July 2017
ATO NITR Reporting Taxonomies v1.0.zip1.0Final20.5MB20 April 2017

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2016

NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
ATO NITR 2016 Package v1.14 Contents.docx1.14Final351KB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2016 Package v1.14.zip1.14Final10.48MB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2016 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final214KB6 July 2017
ATO NITR 2016 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1.zip1.1Final3.29MB6 July 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2016 Package v1.7 Contents.docx1.7Final244KB16 November 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2016 Package v1.7.zip1.7Final526KB16 November 2017

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2015

Name Version number StatusSize Published date
ATO NITR 2015 Package v1.29 Contents.docx1.29Final259KB14 December  2017
ATO NITR 2015 Package v1.29.zip1.29Final9.63MB14 December  2017
ATO NITR 2015 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final211KB6 July 2017
ATO NITR 2015 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1.zip1.1Final1.47MB6 July 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2015 Package v1.7 Contents.docx1.7Final233KB16 November 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2015 Package v1.7.zip1.7Final504KB16 November 2017

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2014

NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
ATO NITR 2014 Package v2.23 Contents.docx2.23Final285KB18 January 2018
ATO NITR 2014 Package v2.22.zip2.22Final4.48MB14 December 2017
ATO NITR 2014 ebMS3 Schematron v1.20.zip1.20Final4.07MB18 January 2018
ATO NITR 2014 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final211KB6 July 2017
ATO NITR 2014 Business Implementation Guides Package v1.1.zip1.1Final1.47MB6 July 2017
ATO NITR 2014 SBR Core Services Schematron v1.1.zip1.1Final1.32MB20 August 2015
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5 Contents.docx1.5Final226KB25 January 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5.zip1.5Final560KB25 January 2017

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2013

NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
ATO NITR 2013 Package v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final214KB20 August 2015
ATO NITR 2013 Package v1.1.zip1.1Final10.10MB20 August 2015
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5 Contents.docx1.5Final226KB25 January 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5.zip1.5Final560KB25 January 2017

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2012

NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
ATO NITR 2012 Package  v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final211KB20 August 2015
ATO NITR 2012 Package v1.1.zip1.1Final9.59MB20 August 2015
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5 Contents.docx1.5Final226KB25 January 2017
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5.zip1.5Final560KB25 January 2017

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2011

NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
ATO NITR 2011 Package v1.1 Contents.docx1.1Final213KB20 August 2015
ATO NITR 2011 Package v1.1.zip1.1Final8.21MB20 August 2015
ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5 Contents.docx1.5Final226KB25 January 2017

ATO FBT.0002 2011 Package v1.5.zip

1.5Final560KB25 January 2017

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SBR ebMS3 webservices artefacts

The Australian Taxation Office has developed an ebMS/AS4 implementation extending on the SBR initiative to simplify Business to Government reporting obligations and aligning with the messaging standards chosen for Superannuation Reform. While this implementation replaces the existing SBR message wrapping, it does not replace the eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) body provided in SBR web services, in fact the ATO implementation of the new system reuses the existing SBR XBRL message body for the majority of the services provided in the new format.

The following information describes how to implement web services consuming the ebMS3/AS4 messaging standard (SBR ebMS3). 

  • SBR ebMS3 web service implementation guide
    The SBR ebMS3 web service implementation guide (WIG) describes common technical components and services that are re-used by all business services. The common services include whole of government gateways that expose services and supports the protocol for message exchange, standard message types, standard response time service levels, standard message structures, a security token service, and a standardised approach to handling business error conditions and transport exceptions.

    There is a separate SBR Core Services WIG. 
  • SBR ebMS3 software developer kit guide
    The SBR ebMS3 software developer kit (SDK) guide identifies the key components and functionality that comprise the SDK solution. Some of these components are re-used from the previously released SBR Core Services SDK and hence the reader is pointed to the reference for existing documentation. For the new components, this document will outline the usage details and the API specification (where applicable).
NameVersion numberStatusSizePublished date
SBR ebMS3 Web Services Implementation Guide.docx1.7Final1.96MB14 December 2017
SBR ebMS3 SDK Developer Guide.docx1.3Final1.80MB18 June 2015


SBR Core Service webservice

The web services components that are available online include:

  • Web Services Description Language (WSDL) files
  • Web Services Implementation Guide (WIG) 
  • Web services policy files
  • Security token message samples
NameVersion numberTypeSizePublished date
SBR web services implementation guide (WIG)2.2dPDF1.5MB18 February 2016
SBR web services description language (Java)  12.1 KB28 March 2013
SBR web services description language (dotnet)  10.2 KB28 March 2013

Last updated: 18 Jan 2018
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