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The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is based in Sydney, Australia. There are two other markets in this country including National Stock Exchange of Australia Limited, Sydney Stock Exchange.

The MIC code for this exchange is XASX. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is ASX.

This page contains information on Australian Securities Exchange trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

ASX Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The Australia Stock Exchange is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (GMT+11:00).

The Australia Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The Australia Stock Exchange is open for a total of 6 hours per day.

The Australia Stock Exchange does have extended hours trading. The Pre-Trading Session is from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. The Post-Trading Session is from 4:12 pm to 4:42 pm and 4:42 pm to 6:50 pm.

We closely monitor the Australia Stock Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.

Regular Trading Schedule


7:00 am - 10:00 am — Pre-opening Phase

10:00 am - 4:00 pm — Normal Trading

4:12 pm - 4:42 pm — Overnight Trading

4:42 pm - 6:50 pm — Overnight Trading

Partial Trading Schedule


10:00 am - 2:30 pm — Normal Trading

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ASX Market Holidays

The Australia Stock Exchange is be closed for eight holidays in 2023.

The next Australia Stock Exchange holiday is Good Friday and will be observed on Friday, April 7, 2023 which is 2 weeks from now.

All holiday data is collected exclusively from primary sources. We continually monitory the market for changes to ensure the highest level of accuracy.

Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

2023 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2023 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Australia Day Thursday, January 26, 2023 (past) Closed
2 months ago
Good Friday Friday, April 7, 2023 Closed
2 weeks from now
Easter Monday, April 10, 2023 Closed
2 weeks from now
Anzac Day Tuesday, April 25, 2023 Closed
4 weeks from now
King's Birthday Monday, June 12, 2023 Closed
3 months from now
Christmas Monday, December 25, 2023 Closed
9 months from now
Boxing Day Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Closed
9 months from now

† Indicates the market is closed in observance of the holiday on a different date than when the holiday officially occurs. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the market is open and has irregular trading hours.

ASX Contact Information โ€” Address, Phone & Email:

If you have questions specifically about the content of this website, please contact us. Otherwise, use the details below the contact the Australia Stock Exchange.

Australia Stock Exchange
Exchange Centre
20 Bridge Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia

[email protected]



Phone Number:

+61 2 9227 0000


About the Australia Stock Exchange

Australia Stock Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for Australia Stock Exchange is XASX (ASX - ALL MARKETS). This is an "Operating MIC". This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are called "Segment MICs."


Each segment may have a different trading calendar and hours of operation. Additionally within a single segment MIC there can be different trading schedules for certain products, securities, or asset types.

Under the ASX Australian Securities Exchange, TradingHours.com has identified 58 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, please request a quote.

Australia Stock Exchange Timezone

The Australia Stock Exchange uses the Australia/Sydney timezone. Commonly referred to as Australian Eastern Daylight Time. This timezone is currently GMT+11:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is AEDT.

It currently is Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Sydney. The next time change will be 5 days from now, on Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 3:00am.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the ASX Australian Securities Exchange is $1.68 trillion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Thursday, March 2, 2023.

Australia Stock Exchange Currency

The Australia Stock Exchange trades in Australian Dollars. The currency code is AUD. The currency symbol is "$".

Economy & Geography

The Australia Stock Exchange is headquartered in Sydney, Australia located in Oceania (Australia and New Zealand). ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ

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