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Grants

Official portrait of Agriculture Water and the Environment

Agriculture Water and the Environment

Ministers responsible for the Agriculture Water and the Environment Portfolio awarded 14.68% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

Official portrait of Communications and the Arts

Communications and the Arts

Ministers responsible for the Communications and the Arts Portfolio awarded 7.32% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

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 Home Affairs

Home Affairs

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

Grants

Official portrait of Justine Elliot

RICHMOND

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of RICHMOND held by ALP MP Justine Elliot received over $113.34 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Graham Perrett

MORETON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of MORETON held by ALP MP Graham Perrett received over $290.15 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Andrew Gee

CALARE

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of CALARE held by NATS MP Andrew Gee received over $320.43 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Gladys Liu

CHISHOLM

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of CHISHOLM held by LIBS MP Gladys Liu received over $403.13 million in grants

Charities

Official portrait of Mark Butler

HINDMARSH

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of HINDMARSH held by ALP MP Mark Butler declared over $624.57 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Brian Mitchell

LYONS

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of LYONS held by ALP MP Brian Mitchell declared over $97.21 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Richard Marles

CORIO

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of CORIO held by ALP MP Richard Marles declared over $1,134.04 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Julian Hill

BRUCE

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of BRUCE held by ALP MP Julian Hill declared over $235.12 million in revenue.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Brendan O'Connor

GORTON

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of GORTON held by ALP MP Brendan O'Connor received franking credits worth $24.34 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Josh Burns

MACNAMARA

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of MACNAMARA held by ALP MP Josh Burns received franking credits worth $235.58 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Rebekha Sharkie

MAYO

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of MAYO held by CA MP Rebekha Sharkie received franking credits worth $101.10 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Andrew Hastie

CANNING

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of CANNING held by LIBS MP Andrew Hastie received franking credits worth $30.31 million.

Political Parties

LNP PARTY

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

Political Parties

NATS PARTY

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

Political Parties

LIBS PARTY

Between 2013 and 2021 the LIBS PARTY declared $566,377,770 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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DUNKLEY BLUE RIBBON CLUB

Between 2013 and 2020 the LIBS-affiliated associated entity DUNKLEY BLUE RIBBON CLUB declared $147,298 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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SAW

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity SAW declared $4,548,225 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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KEW 500 CLUB

Between 2013 and 2020 the LIBS-affiliated associated entity KEW 500 CLUB declared $19,351 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PRISON OFFICERSAND UNION OF WORKERS

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PRISON OFFICERSAND UNION OF WORKERS declared $14,797,455 to the AEC.

Third Parties

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MINERALS COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party MINERALS COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA spent $4,657,918 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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UNIVERSITIES AUSTRALIA

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party UNIVERSITIES AUSTRALIA spent $5,467,078 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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NATIONAL CIVIC COUNCIL

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party NATIONAL CIVIC COUNCIL spent $72,537 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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GREENPEACE AUSTRALIA PACIFIC

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party GREENPEACE AUSTRALIA PACIFIC spent $478,195 on political messaging.

Campaigners

ANMF

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

Campaigners

AMACSU

Between 2018 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated campaigner AMACSU spent $500,000 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

ADVANCE AUSTRALIA

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

Megacorps

DECMIL

Between 2013 and 2021 DECMIL declared $2,759,347,589 revenue, paid $23,402,367 in tax & paid $39,000 to political orgs.

Megacorps

PIACENTINI AND SON

Between 2013 and 2021 PIACENTINI AND SON declared $751,674,428 revenue, paid $11,822,259 in tax & paid $15,000 to political orgs.

Megacorps

SERCO

Between 2013 and 2021 SERCO declared $6,798,925,755 revenue, paid $70,458,582 in tax & paid $27,000 to political orgs.

Megacorps

GREATER BUILDING SOCIETY

Between 2013 and 2021 GREATER BUILDING SOCIETY declared $591,213,150 revenue, paid $28,415,545 in tax & paid $2,106,553 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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