Frequently Asked Questions
Is bitcoin legal in Australia?
Yes, bitcoin is legal in Australia. It was declared legal in December 2013 by the governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA).
How do you buy bitcoin in Australia?
You can buy bitcoin in Australia from a number of local and international exchanges. You can find our guides on how to buy bitcoin here.
Do you pay tax on bitcoin in Australia?
In Australia, bitcoin and other digital currencies are viewed as an asset for capital gains tax purposes.
What is the best bitcoin wallet in Australia?
For security purposes, the best wallets are typically hardware wallets. For ease of use, software, or exchange based wallets are often the best choice. You can read more about the best bitcoin wallets here.