Senator Matthew Canavan

Senator Matthew Canavan

Senator for Queensland

Deputy Leader of the Nationals in the Senate

The Nationals

Total Interests: 20

Latest alteration: Travel or hospitality - 9/11/23

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 18/08/22 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 18/08/22 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.

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

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1. Shareholdings

Shareholdings - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonName of company
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent 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
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent 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
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent 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
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfYeppoon, QLD Principal place of residence
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMacquarie, ACT ↳ Deleted from register 18/01/23Residence
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

4. Directorships

Directorships - 3 records

Registered directorships of companies

DateRepPersonName of companyActivities of company
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

5. Partnerships

Partnerships - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonNameNature of interestsActivities
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

6. Liabilities

Liabilities - 4 records

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

DateRepPersonLiabilityCreditor
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMortgage on principal place of residence Commonwealth Bank
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMortgage on residence ↳ Deleted from register 18/01/23Commonwealth Bank
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

7. Bonds

Bonds - 3 records

Bonds, debentures and like investments

DateRepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is held
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

8. Savings or investment accounts

Savings - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonName of bank/institution
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfCommonwealth Bank
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partner
-Canavan, MatthewDependent children

9. Other assets

Other assets - 5 records

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

DateRepPersonNature of any other assets
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfSmartMonday PRIME TESF
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfAustralian Super
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfPublic Sector Superannuation Scheme
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

10. Other income

Other income - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonNature of income
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNil
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

11. Gifts

Gifts - 4 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
05/06/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfDecorative glass plate and box of green tea received as a gift from Mr Elliott Charng, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Australia
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

12. Travel or hospitality

Travel or hospitality - 10 records

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

DateRepPersonDetails of travel/hospitality
09/11/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfThe Alliance for Responsible Citizenship provided economy class airfares from Brisbane to London and return, accommodation, conference fees, meals (including official dinners) and ground transport from accommodation to London airport, to support attendance at the ARC Conference between October 30 and November 1 2023
23/08/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfVirgin Australia has provided membership of its Beyond Lounge
23/08/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfQantas has provided membership of its Chairman's Lounge
23/08/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfFootball Australia provided 5 general admission tickets to the Women's World Cup game between England and Haiti in Brisbane on 22 July 2023
28/07/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfCricket Australia provided three (3) general admission tickets and one (1) ticket to its corporate hospitality suite for Day 3 (Friday, 30 June 2023) of the Men’s Ashes Test Match between Australia and England at Lord’s Cricket Ground.
28/04/2023Canavan, MatthewSelfMotorsport Australia provided two tickets to the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Melbourne on 2 April 2023
19/12/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfA variety of seafood and alcoholic beverages supplied for the Annual Nationals Seafood BBQ luncheon held at Parliament House, Canberra on 22 November 2022 Seafood supplied by: Sydney Fish Market, Koorana Crocodile Farm, Australian Ocean King Prawn Company, Urangan Fisheries Beverages supplied by Retail Guild of Australia Inc
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

13. Office holder or donor

Office holder or donor - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonName of organisation
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfPrivate donations - Campion College
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

14. Other Interests

Other Interests - 8 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
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMember - Parliamentary Branch, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMember - Australian Parliament Sports Club
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMember of Cherish Life (Qld)
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMember of Institute of Public Affairs (IPA)
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfMember of Liberal National Party (LNP) Queensland
18/08/2022Canavan, MatthewSelfNIL
-Canavan, MatthewSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Canavan, MatthewDependent childrenRestricted information

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