Market Consultation (2016)

In September 2016, ASX commenced consultation on the replacement of CHESS with the release of the consultation paper. The objective of the consultation paper was to:

  • Provide the market with an update on ASX’s evaluation of distributed ledger technology (DLT)
  • Set out ASX’s preliminary thinking on the business requirements for a system to replace CHESS and
  • To seek initial views from users on their business requirements

 Download Consultation paper

The deadline for submission of responses was 28 October 2016.

ASX received 36 written submissions, including 23 that were provided on a confidential basis.  The submissions provided on a non‑confidential basis are available below.

ASX provides its response to the consultation paper on the business requirements for the replacement of CHESS.

Download Public Consultation Feedback Summary

Supplementary Business Requirements Questionnaire - ASX Replacement of CHESS:

On 22 December 2016, ASX released a Supplementary Business Requirements Questionnaire seeking additional information from stakeholders.

Download Supplementary Questionnaire

The deadline for submission of responses to the questionnaire was 14 February 2017.