Senator Simon Birmingham

Senator Simon Birmingham

Senator for South Australia

Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs Leader of the Opposition in the Senate

Liberal Party of Australia


Total Interests: 23

Latest alteration: Travel or hospitality - 21/12/23

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 9/08/22 and alterations since then.  

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 9/08/22 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.

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

RepPersonName of companyDate
Simon BirminghamSelfTelstra09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

2. Family and business trusts

ii. in which someone is a trustee

RepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interestDate
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

3. Real Estate

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

RepPersonLocationPurposeDate
Simon BirminghamSelfEastern Adelaide, SAResidential joint09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfKlemzig, SAInvestment09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerEastern Adelaide, SAResidential joint09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

5. Partnerships

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

RepPersonNameNature of interestsActivitiesDate
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

6. Liabilities

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

RepPersonLiabilityCreditorDate
Simon BirminghamSelfMortgage on Residential PropertyBankSA (joint)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfMortgage on Investment PropertyBankSA09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfCredit cardBankSA (joint)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfLease on Canberra rentalPeter Blackshaw Real Estate09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerCredit cardBankSA (joint)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfBankSA (joint)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerBankSA (joint)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamDependent children-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfSuperannuation MLC 09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfSuperannuation SuperSA 09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfSuperannuation Host Plus 09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfSuperannuation PSS (Public Sector Superannuation Scheme)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

10. Other income

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

RepPersonNature of incomeDate
Simon BirminghamSelfRental Income from investment property09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfQantas Chairman's Lounge Membership 09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfThe Club Membership - Virgin [Beyond Lounge]09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfFoxtel Subscription - Electorate Office - from the Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA)09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfA gift of a Maki-e Ballpoint Pen from His Excellency Mr Hiroshi, Japanese Ambassador to Australia24/08/2023
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

12. Travel or hospitality

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

RepPersonDetails of travel/hospitalityDate
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSelfTravel and Accommodation to PNG 16 - 20 January 2023 provided by Pacific Friends of Global Health01/02/2023
Simon BirminghamSelfTickets and hospitality to the AFL game, Adelaide Crows v Sydney Swans, at Adelaide Oval on 19 August as a guest of Adelaide Football Club24/08/2023
Simon BirminghamSelfTravel and Accommodation to Brussels & Berlin 7 - 14 October 2023 provided by The KAS (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung) Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific23/10/2023
Simon BirminghamSelfTravel & accommodation for parliamentary delegation to Israel, provided by Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC), 10/12/23-15/12/23.21/12/2023
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-

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
Simon BirminghamSelfNil09/08/2022
Simon BirminghamSpouse/partnerRestricted information-
Simon BirminghamDependent childrenRestricted information-