Senator Mehreen Faruqi - 46th Parliament

Senator Mehreen Faruqi - 46th Parliament

Senator for NSW

Australian Greens

Total Interests: 52

Latest alteration: Other income - 30/11/21

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 30/07/19 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 30/07/19 and any alterations since then, including new interests and amendments and deletions to existing interests. The date of an alteration is when it was declared to the register, not when the change occurred.

Unfortunately, due to Senate restrictions the interests of senators' spouses/partners and dependent children are not publicly disclosable.

Open Politics has amended the wording and formatting of some MPs' and senators' declared interests to improve readability or to correct mistakes. To notify us of an error or omission, contact us.

1. Shareholdings

Shareholdings - 3 records

Shareholdings in public and private companies, including any holding or subsidiary companies

DateRepPersonName of company
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

2. Family and business trusts

Family and business trusts - 3 records

Family and business trusts and nominee companies

i. in which a beneficial interest is held

DateRepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interest
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

2. Family and business trusts

Family and business trusts - 3 records

ii. in which someone is a trustee

DateRepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interest
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

3. Real Estate

Real Estate - 8 records

Real estate, including the location (suburb or area only) and the purpose for which it is owned

DateRepPersonLocationPurpose
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelf500m2 land parcel, Lahore, PakistanSole owner
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfPort Macquarie, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfBeaconsfield, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfBeaconsfield, NSWPlace of residence - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerPort Macquarie, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerBeaconsfield, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerBeaconsfield, NSWPlace of residence - joint owned with spouse
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

4. Directorships

Directorships - 3 records

Registered directorships of companies

DateRepPersonName of companyActivities of company
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMehreen Faruqi ConsultingSole Trader (not currently trading)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

5. Partnerships

Partnerships - 3 records

Partnerships, including the nature of the interests and activities of the partnership

DateRepPersonNameNature of interestsActivities
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

6. Liabilities

Liabilities - 10 records

Liabilities, including the nature of the liability and the name of the creditor

DateRepPersonLiabilityCreditor
23/10/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfCo-guarantor of overdraft facility for partner's businessCommonwealth Bank
23/10/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerOverdraft facilityCommonwealth Bank
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMortgage on investment property, Port Macquarie Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMortgage on investment property, BeaconsfieldCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMortgage on place of residence, Beaconsfield Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerThe Senator's spouse may have other liabilities but these are Not known due to Senate restrictions
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerMortgage on investment property, Port Macquarie Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerMortgage on investment property, BeaconsfieldCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerMortgage on place of residence, Beaconsfield Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

7. Bonds

Bonds - 3 records

Bonds, debentures and like investments

DateRepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is held
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

8. Savings or investment accounts

Savings - 6 records

Savings or investment accounts, including the nature of the account and the name of the bank or financial institution

DateRepPersonName of bank/institution
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfANZ (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partner
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerANZ (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent children

9. Other assets

Other assets - 3 records

The nature of any other assets (excluding household and personal effects) each valued at over $7,500

DateRepPersonNature of any other assets
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfUni Super (Includes Life Insurance)
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

10. Other income

Other income - 11 records

The nature of any other substantial sources of income (excluding official salary)

DateRepPersonNature of income
30/11/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfAdvance royalty payment from Allen and Unwin for writing a book
07/09/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfPayment from Audiobrien for book audio recording
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfAdvance payment from Allen and Unwin for writing a book
04/03/2020Faruqi, MehreenSelfAgreement with Allen and Unwin to write a book with advance payment and royalties
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfRoyalties as co-author of the book 'Environmental Decision-Making - Exploring Complexity and Context'
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfIncome from rental property: Port Macquarie NSW
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfIncome from rental property: Beaconsfield NSW
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerThe Senator's spouse may have other interests but these are not known as senators' family interests are not publicly disclosable.
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerIncome from rental property: Port Macquarie NSW
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerIncome from rental property: Beaconsfield NSW
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

11. Gifts

Gifts - 3 records

Gifts of more than $750 from official sources (e.g. a foreign or domestic government, or officeholder in a government) or at more than $300 from non-official sources. Gifts from family or friends do not need to be declared unless a member or senator judges that it could create an appearance of a conflict of interest.

DateRepPersonDetails of gifts
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfChairmans Lounge Membership Qantas
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

12. Travel or hospitality

Travel or hospitality - 4 records

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

DateRepPersonDetails of travel/hospitality
26/11/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfHotel accommodation provided by The Wheeler Centre in Melbourne 9 November 2019 for participating in the ‘Broadside’ feminist ideas festival at their invitation
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfHotel accommodation provided by Shakti Australia Inc. & Shakti Community Council in Auckland New Zealand 13-14 June 2019 for participating in ‘Let’s Deal With It! A Trans-Tasman Conference Towards Racial Equity’ at their invitation.
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

13. Office holder or donor

Office holder or donor - 13 records

Being an office holder of or financial contributor donating $300 or more in any single calendar year to any organisation

DateRepPersonName of organisation
07/09/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonation to Greyhound Rescue
20/07/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: South Sydney Greens – Enough is Enough Community Event
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Addi Road Food Pantry
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Asylum Seekers Centre
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Citizen’s Own Renewable Energy Network Australia (CORENA)
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Green Agenda - The Green Institute
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Women’s Environmental Leadership Australia (WELA) – The Green Institute
30/06/2021Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Sydney Writers’ Festival Support Fund
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the Global Greens
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the Australian Greens
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the NSW Greens
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

14. Other Interests

Other Interests - 7 records

Any other interests where a conflict of interest with a member's or senator's public duties could foreseeably arise or be seen to arise

DateRepPersonNature of interests
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMember (Fellow), Institute of Engineers Australia
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, NTEU - National Tertiary Education Union
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, Australian Greens
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, NSW Greens
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
30/07/2019Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

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