All SBR interaction depends on selecting LodgeiT as your preferred SBR Partner via ATO Access Manager.


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The video provides the guide:

  • Connecting LodgeiT from the ATO
  • How to use Access Manager

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1. Log in to ATO Access Manager using your MyGov ID

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2. Log in to your LodgeiT, Press "ATO" > Software ID"

3. Copy the Software ID and select "ATO Access Manager"


4. It will navigate you to ATO, select the entity that you want to connect to LodgeiT

5. Inside the ATO Access Manager, press "My hosted SBR software services"



6. Select "Notify the ATO of your hosted service"

7. Search for Lodge iT ... note Lodge it has a space. Or search for the LodgeiT ABN - 98146732569

Click the ABN of LodgeiT to select-


8. Paste the software id that you copied from your LodgeiT

9. From the below example, you may find that "Lodge it Pty Ltd" added as one of my software provider.

10. Refresh your LodgeiT interface, should show as "Successfully connected to ATO"


Possible reasons of failure:


1. You are attempting to connect the wrong entities. i.e. the ABN & in the case of tax agents & BAS agents, the TFN or BAN is not associated with the ATO AUSkey that you use to connect to the ATO Access Manager.

2. Do you have multiple Auskey? this may be a sign that you entered different or wrong Auskey.

Solution: Check the Auskey related to what entity. You must put the ABN and TAN in LodgeiT exactly as related to your Auskey.

Click the Gear wheel and select "Settings". Double check the details to make sure identification are match with the Auskey.

2. If you only have 1 Auskey - Look inside the Lodgeit via Gear wheel, make sure ABN is exactly the same as the ABN that associated with the Auskey.

Click the Gear wheel and select "Profile". Double check the details to make sure identification are match with the Auskey.



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