Senator Janet Rice

Senator Janet Rice

Former Senator for Victoria

Australian Greens

Total Interests: 86

Latest alteration: Gifts - 19/02/24

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 24/08/22 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as at the date of their election to parliament 24/08/22 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.

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Breach: Rice breached the register rules by failing to declare her $4000 trip to India in April courtesy of the Central Tibetan Administration.

1. Shareholdings

Shareholdings - 4 records

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

DateRepPersonName of company
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfPride of our Footscray
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfEarthworker Co-operative
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent 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
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent 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
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

3. Real Estate

Real Estate - 4 records

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

DateRepPersonLocationPurpose
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfSisters Beach, TasmaniaResidential (holiday home)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfFootscray, VictoriaResidential
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

4. Directorships

Directorships - 3 records

Registered directorships of companies

DateRepPersonName of companyActivities of company
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

5. Partnerships

Partnerships - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonNameNature of interestsActivities
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

6. Liabilities

Liabilities - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonLiabilityCreditor
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

7. Bonds

Bonds - 3 records

Bonds, debentures and like investments

DateRepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is held
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

8. Savings or investment accounts

Savings - 5 records

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

DateRepPersonName of bank/institution
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfBank Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfBank Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfCommonwealth Bank
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partner
-Rice, JanetDependent children

9. Other assets

Other assets - 16 records

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

DateRepPersonNature of any other assets
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfGlobal X Battery Tech & Lithium Exchange Traded Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfBetashares Sustainable Lead Diversified Bond (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfBetashares Global Sustainable Leaders (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfBetashares Australian Sustainable (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfTrillium Global Sustainable Opportunities Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfStewart Investors World Wide Sustainability Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfPendal Short Term Income Securities Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfPendal Properties Security Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfAustralian Ethical Australian Shares Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfAUI Property Income Fund
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfAndrea Real Outcome Fund (Superannuation)
10/03/2023Rice, JanetSelfAltius Sustainable Bond Fund (Superannuation)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfSuperannuation (Asgard)↳ Deleted from register 10/03/23
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfLife Insurance (MLC)
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

10. Other income

Other income - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonNature of income
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfNIL
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

11. Gifts

Gifts - 6 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
19/02/2024Rice, JanetSelfUpgrade to business class provided by Virgin Australia on 19/02/2024
27/10/2023Rice, JanetSelfComplimentary upgrade to business class provided by Qantas Airlines (20/10/2023)
04/09/2023Rice, JanetSelfComplimentary upgrade to business class provided by Qantas Airlines (29/08/2023)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfTickets from Cricket Australia for the Gillette T20 INTL vs Sri Lanka
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

12. Travel or hospitality

Travel or hospitality - 8 records

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

DateRepPersonDetails of travel/hospitality
07/06/2023Rice, JanetSelfApril 2023 Visit to Dharamsala, India provided by the Tibet Information Office. Includes return air travel, accommodation, food and transport. Total $4,000.
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfTibetan Information Office Gift in the form of accommodation, flights and meals during a Convention
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfSponsored travel to Myanmar for IWDA's Myanmar Women's Mentoring Program 2019. Flights (economy class on flights SQ213, SQ998, SQ5019 and SQ237), accomodation, travel insurance, Myanmar domestic transfers and some meals were paid for by IWDA.
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfMembership REX Lounge
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfMembership Virgin 'The Club' [Beyond Lounge]
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfMembership Qantas Chairman's Lounge
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

13. Memberships

Memberships - 56 records

Membership of any organisation where a conflict of interest with a member's or senator's public duties could foreseeably arise or be seen to arise

DateRepPersonName of organisation
14/07/2023Rice, JanetSelfDhadjowa Foundation (donor)
14/07/2023Rice, JanetSelfDonor to Asia-Pacific Greens Federation
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonation on 13/7/2022 to the Climate Action Network Australia (CANA)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Environment East Gippsland - Donation over $300 - made on 8/05/2022
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Mahboba's Promise (An Australian Aid Organisation)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfWomen's Environmental Leadership Australia (WELA)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfBrotherhood of St Laurence
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfBob Brown Foundation
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - ICAN
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Democracy in Colour
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Seed Indigenous Youth Climate Network
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Melbourne Bisexual Network
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Switchboard Victoria
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Justice Connect
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Sisters Inside Inc
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - National Association for the Visual Arts
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Minus18
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - COVID-19 Victorian First Nations Mutual Aid Fund
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Reclink Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Environmental Justice Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service Co-Operative Ltd
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - National Homeless Collective Ltd
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Rise (Refugee Survivors & Exdetainees)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Melbourne City Mission
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - SupportAct
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - UNICEF
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Friends of the Earth Melbourne
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - The Green Institute
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Oxfam
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Human Rights Watch
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfUNICEF Australia - Donor
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Support Act
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Melbourne City Mission
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Lifestart Foundation
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Australian Youth Climate Coalition
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - The Green Institute
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Renew
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Wangan Jagalingou Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Asylum Seekers Resource Centre
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Environment Victoria
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Wilderness Society
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor- CORENA (Citizens Own Renewable Energy Network Australia Ltd)
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Friends of Leadbeaters Possum
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Green Music Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - The Fred Hollows Foundation
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Bush Heritage Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Médecins Sans Frontières Australia Ltd
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Womens Housing Ltd
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Climate for Change
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Olive Kids Australia
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Australian Greens Victoria
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Australian Greens
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfDonor - Australia Palestine Advocacy Network
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

14. Other Interests

Other Interests - 4 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
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfMembership - Bicycle Network
24/08/2022Rice, JanetSelfMembership - Australian Greens Victoria
-Rice, JanetSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Rice, JanetDependent childrenRestricted information

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