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Grants

Official portrait of Jobs and Innovation

Jobs and Innovation

Ministers responsible for the Jobs and Innovation Portfolio awarded 27.77% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Employment

Employment

Ministers responsible for the Employment Portfolio awarded 1.51% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Industry, Science, Energy and Resources

Ministers responsible for the Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Portfolio awarded 16.05% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Infrastructure and Regional Development

Ministers responsible for the Infrastructure and Regional Development Portfolio awarded 38.29% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Melissa McIntosh

LINDSAY

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of LINDSAY held by LIBS MP Melissa McIntosh received over $132.24 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Rowan Ramsey

GREY

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the FAIRLY SAFE electorate of GREY held by LIBS MP Rowan Ramsey received over $452.48 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Anthony Byrne

HOLT

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the FAIRLY SAFE electorate of HOLT held by ALP MP Anthony Byrne received over $54.00 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Tony Burke

WATSON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of WATSON held by ALP MP Tony Burke received over $72.87 million in grants

Charities

Official portrait of Ken Wyatt

HASLUCK

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of HASLUCK held by LIBS MP Ken Wyatt declared over $538.29 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Peter Dutton

DICKSON

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of DICKSON held by LNP MP Peter Dutton declared over $105.31 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Steve Irons

SWAN

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of SWAN held by LIBS MP Steve Irons declared over $2,465.84 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Jason Wood

LA TROBE

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of LA TROBE held by LIBS MP Jason Wood declared over $236.81 million in revenue.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Matt Thistlethwaite

KINGSFORD SMITH

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of KINGSFORD SMITH held by ALP MP Matt Thistlethwaite received franking credits worth $231.42 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Alan Tudge

ASTON

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of ASTON held by LIBS MP Alan Tudge received franking credits worth $62.68 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Terry Young

LONGMAN

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of LONGMAN held by LNP MP Terry Young received franking credits worth $43.09 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Joel Fitzgibbon

HUNTER

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of HUNTER held by ALP MP Joel Fitzgibbon received franking credits worth $123.10 million.

Political Parties

LIBS PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the LIBS PARTY declared $566,377,770 to the AEC.

Political Parties

LNP PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the LNP PARTY declared $104,762,671 to the AEC.

Political Parties

ALP PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the ALP PARTY declared $515,256,158 to the AEC.

Political Parties

NATS PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the NATS PARTY declared $86,869,126 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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THE FLUX STARTUP

Between 2013 and 2020 the FLUX-affiliated associated entity THE FLUX STARTUP declared $1,957 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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BUNORI

Between 2013 and 2020 the LIBS-affiliated associated entity BUNORI declared $30,881,832 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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MALLENANDS COLAC HOTEL

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity MALLENANDS COLAC HOTEL declared $715,079 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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AMACSU

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity AMACSU declared $130,103,573 to the AEC.

Third Parties

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AUSTRALIAN MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party AUSTRALIAN MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY spent $37,261 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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QUEENSLAND TEACHERS UNION OF EMPLOYEES

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party QUEENSLAND TEACHERS UNION OF EMPLOYEES spent $726,656 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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AUSTRALIAN CHRISTIAN LOBBY

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party AUSTRALIAN CHRISTIAN LOBBY spent $430,978 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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NMA

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party NMA spent $3,789,234 on political messaging.

Campaigners

AUSTRALIAN AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner AUSTRALIAN AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION spent $695,836 on political messaging.

Campaigners

KP INDEPENDENTS

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner KP INDEPENDENTS spent $281,944 on political messaging.

Campaigners

NMA

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner NMA spent $364,922 on political messaging.

Campaigners

ANMF

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner ANMF spent $2,074,893 on political messaging.

Megacorps

CSR

Between 2013 and 2021 CSR declared $11,473,862,417 revenue, paid $5,987,794 in tax & paid $1,500 to political orgs.

Megacorps

MELBOURNE IT

Between 2013 and 2021 MELBOURNE IT declared $625,001,231 revenue, paid $8,834,340 in tax & paid $78,010 to political orgs.

Megacorps

MIRVAC

Between 2013 and 2021 MIRVAC declared $11,530,263,261 revenue, paid $0 in tax & paid $61,601 to political orgs.

Megacorps

G8 EDUCATION

Between 2013 and 2021 G8 EDUCATION declared $3,740,933,178 revenue, paid $174,602,624 in tax & paid $3,077,852 to political orgs.

Payments from tax transparency list corps to political orgs includes donations & other receipts (subscriptions, rent, payment for services etc) to political parties, their associated entities, third parties, campaigners and political candidates.


Bill McLennan

FORMER HEAD, AUSTRALIAN BUREAU OF STATISTICS

I was impressed by the #Censusfail submission to this (Inquiry) Committee. It very clearly showed some good analysis that would have helped the ABS to run a better Census if it had done such research before developing the Census proposal. It also saved me from explaining the current thrust in government with the Government Data Linkage Project, and its likely links to the Census. Bill McLennan (Former Head of the ABS, Former Chairman United Nations Statistical Commission) in his Submission to the 2016 Inquiry.
Garry Brooke

FORMER DIRECTOR, APPROPRIATIONS MANAGEMENT TEAM, DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE

I’ve worked with Rosie Williams on budget data transparency since November 2013. Rosie has developed her project into the best government data transparency initiative I know... continually updated and improved to make underlying data intelligible and to focus on key aspects for analysis. My interest has particularly been on the transparency of federal budget data.
Scott Ludlam

FORMER SENATOR, THE AUSTRALIAN GREENS

We could hear from digital rights organisations like the Privacy Foundation, Digital Rights Watchand Electronic Frontiers Australia and from specialist researchers like Rosie Williams and Asher Wolf, who have led the debate online.

Sleeping Giants

ADVERTISING ACTIVISM

In late 2018, Sleeping Giants Australia, 'a community initiative to make racism, bigotry, misogyny and climate change denial less profitable', used data I provided to them on the parliamentarians who have accepted subscriptions to Foxtel in their campaign against racism. Sky took umbridge at this campaign and Sleeping Giants & similar campaigns have been the focus of media commentary ever since. My Tweet was pictured in a front-page diatribe in The Australian against Denise Shrivell who The Australian claimed is resonsible for the Sleeping Giants Australia account.



I launched the domain AusGov.info at Linux Conference Australia in January 2018, however this work is the result of years devoted to programming and transparency work beginning in 2012 and progressively expanded and improved upon over the intervening years.

Credits

The pecuniary interests register data was originally supplied by icacpls however I have updated it manually (or not as time permits) for the past couple of years.

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Disclaimer

The figures in this site are either raw data at line-item level or totals/percentages - which are the result of algorithms or joins (programmatic matches between two lists) - written by myself in MySQL, which in turn are based on open data provided by Australian government agencies.

This data ranges in quality between datasets, is updated at different intervals and is published to different standards and in different formats.

The data you see in this site is edited by myself (unused fields are removed, names of programs/agencies/entities are spelled consistently within & between datasets). Data cleaning is a significant job. All care has been taken to represent every single figure accurately, however mistakes can be made either by the entity providing data to the government, the agency providing the data back to the public or at my end as I further transform this data for use.

It is important to understand that while opinions and inferences can be made based on the data on this site, that the data is not in and of itself an inference or an opinion. Inferences and opinions using data in this site remain the legal responsibility of the author of those opinions.

Media and Journalism

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