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Grants

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Infrastructure and Regional Development

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

Grants

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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

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Home Affairs

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

Grants

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Defence

Ministers responsible for the Defence Portfolio awarded 9.10% of grants to FAIRLY SAFE electorates

Grants

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DAWSON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of DAWSON held by LNP MP George Christensen received over $305.88 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Ged Kearney

COOPER

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the MARGINAL electorate of COOPER held by ALP MP Ged Kearney received over $350.96 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Amanda Rishworth

KINGSTON

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of KINGSTON held by ALP MP Amanda Rishworth received over $38.19 million in grants

Grants

Official portrait of Sharon Claydon

NEWCASTLE

Between Jan 2018 & April 2021 orgs in the SAFE electorate of NEWCASTLE held by ALP MP Sharon Claydon received over $509.12 million in grants

Charities

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REID

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of REID held by LIBS MP Fiona Martin declared over $898.57 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Steve Geogeanas

ADELAIDE

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of ADELAIDE held by ALP MP Steve Geogeanas declared over $4,818.95 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of David Smith

BEAN

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of BEAN held by ALP MP David Smith declared over $377.08 million in revenue.

Charities

Official portrait of Maria Vamvakinou

CALWELL

Based on ACNC data, in 2018 charities in the electorate of CALWELL held by ALP MP Maria Vamvakinou declared over $386.73 million in revenue.

Franking Credits

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BENDIGO

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of BENDIGO held by ALP MP Lisa Chesters received franking credits worth $87.55 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Warren Snowdon

LINGIARI

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of LINGIARI held by ALP MP Warren Snowdon received franking credits worth $31.12 million.

Franking Credits

Official portrait of Chris Bowen

MCMAHON

In the 17-18 tax year, residents in the electorate of MCMAHON held by ALP MP Chris Bowen received franking credits worth $21.16 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

UAP PARTY

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

Political Parties

NATS PARTY

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

Political Parties

LNP PARTY

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

Associated Entities

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ALP HOLDINGS

Between 2013 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated associated entity ALP HOLDINGS declared $555,771 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.

Associated Entities

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MEHRING BOOKS

Between 2013 and 2020 the SOCIALIST ALLIANCE-affiliated associated entity MEHRING BOOKS declared $1,749,652 to the AEC.

Associated Entities

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281 SANDGATE ROAD PROPERTIES

Between 2013 and 2020 the LNP-affiliated associated entity 281 SANDGATE ROAD PROPERTIES declared $828,271 to the AEC.

Third Parties

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INDUSTRY SUPER

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party INDUSTRY SUPER spent $1,677,001 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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CHERISH LIFE QUEENSLAND

Between 2013 and 2019 the un-affiliated 3rd party CHERISH LIFE QUEENSLAND spent $151,218 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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TWU

Between 2013 and 2019 the ALP-affiliated 3rd party TWU spent $15,622 on political messaging.

Third Parties

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IEU

Between 2013 and 2019 the ALP-affiliated 3rd party IEU spent $34,740 on political messaging.

Campaigners

KP INDEPENDENTS

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

Campaigners

UWU

Between 2018 and 2020 the ALP-affiliated campaigner UWU spent $2,248,545 on political messaging.

Campaigners

ADVANCE AUSTRALIA

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

Campaigners

WARRINGAH INDEPENDENT

Between 2018 and 2020 the un-affiliated campaigner WARRINGAH INDEPENDENT spent $957,674 on political messaging.

Megacorps

LION

Between 2013 and 2021 LION declared $20,521,527,124 revenue, paid $249,562,686 in tax & paid $330,000 to political orgs.

Megacorps

APOLLO TOURISM AND LEISURE

Between 2013 and 2021 APOLLO TOURISM AND LEISURE declared $469,492,539 revenue, paid $284,332 in tax & paid $16,500 to political orgs.

Megacorps

VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS

Between 2013 and 2021 VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS declared $211,467,885 revenue, paid $9,285,842 in tax & paid $11,000 to political orgs.

Megacorps

CELGENE

Between 2013 and 2021 CELGENE declared $633,845,354 revenue, paid $9,012,280 in tax & paid $222,631 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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