Senator Wendy Askew - 46th Parliament

Senator Wendy Askew - 46th Parliament

Senator for Tasmania

Liberal Party of Australia


Total Interests: 34

Latest alteration: Real Estate - 26/05/21

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 12/07/19 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 12/07/19 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.

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Disclosures in 47th Parliament

1. Shareholdings

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

RepPersonName of companyDate
Wendy AskewSelfCommonwealth Bank12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfWestpac12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

2. Family and business trusts

Family and business trusts and nominee companies

i. in which a beneficial interest is held

RepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interestDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

2. Family and business trusts

ii. in which someone is a trustee

RepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interestDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

3. Real Estate

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

RepPersonLocationPurposeDate
Wendy AskewSelfLauncestonInvestment 12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfProspect Vale Tasmania↳ Deleted from register 25/05/20Residential12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfLocation - Prospect Vale Tas↳ Deleted from register 26/05/21Investment property (joint with spouse)19/11/2019
Wendy AskewSelfGriffith ACTResidential Property (Joint with Spouse) 21/07/2020
Wendy AskewSelfProspect Vale TasResidential Property (Joint with Spouse) 26/05/2021
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerLocation - Prospect Vale Tas↳ Deleted from register 26/05/21Investment property (joint with spouse)19/11/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerGriffith ACTResidential Property (Joint with Spouse) 21/07/2020
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

5. Partnerships

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

RepPersonNameNature of interestsActivitiesDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

6. Liabilities

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

RepPersonLiabilityCreditorDate
Wendy AskewSelfMortgage - residential property↳ Deleted from register 25/05/20Westpac12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfMortgage - investment property (Joint with Spouse) ↳ Deleted from register 25/05/20Westpac12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfMortgage - investment property (joint with spouse)Westpac19/11/2019
Wendy AskewSelfMortgage - Resdiential Property (Joint with Spouse) Westpac21/07/2020
Wendy AskewSelfMortgage - Resdiential Property (Joint with Spouse) Westpac21/07/2020
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerMortgage - investment property (joint with spouse)Westpac19/11/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

8. Savings or investment accounts

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

RepPersonName of bank/institutionDate
Wendy AskewSelfWestpac12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partner12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent children12/07/2019

9. Other assets

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

RepPersonNature of any other assetsDate
Wendy AskewSelfSuperannuation - BT Super for Life12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfSuperannuation - Tasplan12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfSuperannuation - PSS12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

10. Other income

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

RepPersonNature of incomeDate
Wendy AskewSelfShare dividends - CBA 12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfShare dividends - Westpac12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

11. Gifts

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.

RepPersonDetails of giftsDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfFoxtel connected to Electorate Office19/11/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

12. Travel or hospitality

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

RepPersonDetails of travel/hospitalityDate
Wendy AskewSelfQantas - Chairman's Lounge membership12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfVirgin - VIP Club membership12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfUpgrade from Economy to Business on VA284 / VA1380 from Canberra to Launceston on 5 July 201912/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfDeparture from Canberra on 17 Jan 2020 and return to Canberra on 23 Jan 2020. Sponsored travel**, accommodation and meals for self and husband for a visit to Bangladesh as participants in The Australian Regional Leadership Initiative - MP Learning Tour to Bangladesh, delivered by Save the Children Australia, and made possible by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. **NB: Cost of husband's international and domestic flight expenses funded by Senator Askew. Husband's on ground transport within Bangladesh met by Save the Children Australia14/02/2020
Wendy AskewSelfUpgraded from Economy to Business Class flight by Virgin Australia on 28/2/2020 from Canberra to Melbourne, using a complimentary upgrade associated with Club Membership. 02/03/2020
Wendy AskewSelfComplimentary upgrade from Economy to Business Class flight by Virgin Australia on 1/3/2020 from Launceston to Sydney.02/03/2020
Wendy AskewSelfUpgraded from Economy to Business Class flight by Virgin Australia on 06/03/2020 from Canberra to Melbourne, using a complimentary upgrade associated with Club Membership.09/03/2020
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

13. Office holder or donor

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

RepPersonName of organisationDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Launceston City Mission25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - MS Australia25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - St Vincent de Paul25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Cha Cha for Charity (supporting Examiner Winter Relief Appeal and SPEAK Up Stay CHATty)25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Launceston Benevolent Society25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Clifford Craig Medical Research Foundation25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Liberal Party of Australia Tasmanian Division25/05/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - St Giles Society21/07/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Examiner Winter Relief Appeal21/07/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Cancer Council Tasmania12/11/2020
Wendy AskewSelfDonor - Diabetes Tasmania08/12/2020
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019

14. Other Interests

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

RepPersonNature of interestsDate
Wendy AskewSelfNIL12/07/2019
Wendy AskewSpouse/partnerRestricted information12/07/2019
Wendy AskewDependent childrenRestricted information12/07/2019