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Grants

Official portrait of Education, Skills and Employment

Education, Skills and Employment

Ministers responsible for the Education, Skills and Employment Portfolio awarded 22.80% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Industry, Innovation and Science

Industry, Innovation and Science

Ministers responsible for the Industry, Innovation and Science Portfolio awarded 21.83% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Comms

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Comms

Ministers responsible for the Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Comms Portfolio awarded 22.74% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Home Affairs

Home Affairs

Ministers responsible for the Home Affairs Portfolio awarded 11.91% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Karen Andrews

MCPHERSON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of MCPHERSON held by LNP MP Karen Andrews received over $188.06 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Anne Aly

COWAN

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of COWAN held by ALP MP Anne Aly received over $35.75 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Dave Sharma

WENTWORTH

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of WENTWORTH held by LIBS MP Dave Sharma received over $148.06 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Lucy Wicks

ROBERTSON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of ROBERTSON held by LIBS MP Lucy Wicks received over $95.54 million in grants

Charities

Official portrait of Rob Mitchell

MCEWEN

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of MCEWEN held by ALP MP Rob Mitchell declared over $175.78 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Libby Coker

CORANGAMITE

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of CORANGAMITE held by ALP MP Libby Coker declared over $132.97 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Trent Zimmerman

NORTH SYDNEY

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of NORTH SYDNEY held by LIBS MP Trent Zimmerman declared over $2,496.75 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Matt Keogh

BURT

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of BURT held by ALP MP Matt Keogh declared over $275.60 million in revenue.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Katy Allen

HIGGINS

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of HIGGINS held by LIBS MP Katy Allen received franking credits worth $656.65 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Justine Elliot

RICHMOND

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of RICHMOND held by ALP MP Justine Elliot received franking credits worth $87.88 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Angie Bell

MONCRIEFF

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of MONCRIEFF held by LNP MP Angie Bell received franking credits worth $166.90 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Peter Dutton

DICKSON

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of DICKSON held by LNP MP Peter Dutton received franking credits worth $90.28 million.

Political Parties

GREENS PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the GREENS PARTY declared $118,119,809 to the AEC.

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

UAP PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the UAP PARTY declared $142,067,828 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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BLIND WORKERS UNION OF VICTORIA

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity BLIND WORKERS UNION OF VICTORIA declared $56,136 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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PROGRESSIVE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity PROGRESSIVE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION declared $44,170,364 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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SYDNEY SMALL BUSINESS CLUB (WARRINGAH CLUB)

Between 2013 and 2020 the LIBS-affiliated associated entity SYDNEY SMALL BUSINESS CLUB (WARRINGAH CLUB) declared $44,690 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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THE MONASH CLUB

Between 2013 and 2020 the LIBS-affiliated associated entity THE MONASH CLUB declared $124,903 to the AEC.

Third Parties

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USU

Between 2013 and 2019 the ALP-affiliated 3rd party USU spent $23,180 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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BOB BROWN FOUNDATION

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party BOB BROWN FOUNDATION spent $375,750 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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WORLD WIDE FUND FOR NATURE AUSTRALIA

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party WORLD WIDE FUND FOR NATURE AUSTRALIA spent $1,563,467 on political messaging.

Campaigners

DICK SMITH

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner DICK SMITH spent $246,424 on political messaging.

Campaigners

AUSTRALIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner AUSTRALIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY spent $666,575 on political messaging.

Campaigners

CFMEU

Between 2018 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated campaigner CFMEU spent $1,196,117 on political messaging.

Campaigners

ADVANCE AUSTRALIA

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner ADVANCE AUSTRALIA spent $3,497,526 on political messaging.

Megacorps

ARGO INVESTMENTS

Between 2013 and 2021 ARGO INVESTMENTS declared $1,590,719,548 revenue, paid $147,857,242 in tax & paid $408,687 to political orgs.

Megacorps

SANOFI

Between 2013 and 2021 SANOFI declared $4,891,296,769 revenue, paid $29,983,211 in tax & paid $280,899 to political orgs.

Megacorps

ANGLO AMERICAN

Between 2013 and 2021 ANGLO AMERICAN declared $26,004,308,702 revenue, paid $824,879,013 in tax & paid $8,523,245 to political orgs.

Megacorps

MACMAHON

Between 2013 and 2021 MACMAHON declared $3,870,699,239 revenue, paid $3,406,102 in tax & paid $148,802 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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Rosie unravels the tangled web of payments between political parties, their associated entities and government by registered lobbyists and their clients.

The Tangled Web


Rosie unravels the tangled web of payments between political parties, their associated entities and government by registered lobbyists and their clients.

The Tangled Web

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