Senator Mehreen Faruqi

Senator Mehreen Faruqi

Senator for NSW

Australian Greens

Total Interests: 47

Latest alteration: Gifts - 25/08/23

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 19/08/22 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 19/08/22 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.

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 Open Politics 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelf500m2 land parcel, Lahore, PakistanSole owner
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfPort Macquarie, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfBeaconsfield, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfBeaconsfield, NSWPlace of residence - joint owned with spouse
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerPort Macquarie, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerBeaconsfield, NSWInvestment - joint owned with spouse
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerBeaconsfield, NSWPlace of residence - joint owned with spouse
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

4. Directorships

Directorships - 3 records

Registered directorships of companies

DateRepPersonName of companyActivities of company
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMehreen Faruqi ConsultingSole Trader (not currently trading)
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

5. Partnerships

Partnerships - 3 records

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

DateRepPersonNameNature of interestsActivities
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

6. Liabilities

Liabilities - 8 records

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

DateRepPersonLiabilityCreditor
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfCo-guarantor of overdraft facility for partner's businessCommonwealth Bank
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMortgage on investment property, Port Macquarie Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMortgage on investment property, BeaconsfieldCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerOverdraft facilityCommonwealth Bank
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerThe Senator's spouse may have other liabilities but these are Not known due to Senate restrictions
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerMortgage on investment property, Port Macquarie Commonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerMortgage on investment property, BeaconsfieldCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

7. Bonds

Bonds - 3 records

Bonds, debentures and like investments

DateRepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is held
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfNIL
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfANZ (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerANZ (joint with spouse)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerCommonwealth Bank (joint with spouse)
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfUni Super (Includes Life Insurance)
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

10. Other income

Other income - 7 records

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

DateRepPersonNature of income
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfRoyalties as author 'Too migrant, too Muslim, too Loud', 2021
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfRoyalties as co-author of the book 'Environmental Decision-Making - Exploring Complexity and Context'
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfIncome from rental property: Port Macquarie NSW
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfIncome from rental property: Beaconsfield NSW
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerIncome from rental property: Port Macquarie NSW
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerIncome from rental property: Beaconsfield NSW
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

11. Gifts

Gifts - 7 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
25/08/2023Faruqi, MehreenSelfSplendour in the Grass - 3 passes to Splendour in the Grass - 21-22 July 2023
08/03/2023Faruqi, MehreenSelfThe Australia Institute - 2 tickets to the Climate Integrity Summit - 15 February 2023
08/03/2023Faruqi, MehreenSelfVirgin Australia's Beyond Lounge Membership
16/11/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfTwo general admission tickets received from the ICC for the final of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup Australia 2022
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfChairmans Lounge Membership Qantas
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfAccommodation and session tickets provided by Canberra Writers Festival 12-13 August 2022 for participating in three panels at their invitation
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfFlights, accommodation, transfers and session tickets provided by the Brisbane Writers Festival 7-8 May 2022 for participating in three panel sessions at their invitation
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

13. Office holder or donor

Office holder or donor - 11 records

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

DateRepPersonName of organisation
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Brisbane Writers' Festival Support Fund
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDeputy Leader of the Australian Greens
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonation to Greyhound Rescue
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Asylum Seekers Centre, Newtown NSW
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Citizen’s Own Renewable Energy Network Australia (CORENA)
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfDonor: Sydney Writers’ Festival Support Fund
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the Global Greens
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the Australian Greens
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMonthly tithe from Salary to the NSW Greens
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, 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
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMember (Fellow), Institute of Engineers Australia
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, NTEU - National Tertiary Education Union
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, Australian Greens
19/08/2022Faruqi, MehreenSelfMembership, NSW Greens
-Faruqi, MehreenSpouse/partnerRestricted information
-Faruqi, MehreenDependent childrenRestricted information

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