Senator Paul Scarr

Senator Paul Scarr

Senator for Queensland

Liberal Party of Australia


Total Interests: 104

Latest alteration: Office holder or donor - 14/09/22

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 17/08/22 and alterations since then. More info

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 17/08/22 and, where applicable, 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 in public and private companies, including any holding or subsidiary companies

RepPersonName of companyDate
Paul ScarrSelfALS Limited17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfANZ17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfCommonwealth Bank17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfColes17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDowner EDI Limited17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfGPT Group17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfNational Australia Bank17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfOrigin Energy Limited17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfOrica17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfQBE Insurance Limited17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRio Tinto17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfScentre Group17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSantos17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSuncorp17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfTelstra17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfUnibail Rodamco - WFD17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWesfarmers17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWestpac17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWoodside17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfThe David Scarr Family Trust (trustee is Pambank Pty Ltd) David Scarr is the sole Director and Secretary of Pambank Pty Ltd and holds 8 out of the 10 shares in Pambank Pty Ltd. Senator Scarr owns 1 of the 10 shares issued by Pambank Pty Ltd.Discretionary Trust holding investments for family beneficiaries (David Scarr is the father of Senator Paul Scarr). Senator Scarr does not presently have the ability to exercise control of the trust or the trustee companyPotential discretionary beneficiary; Senator Scarr may be a possible future controller of the trustee company. The David Scarr Family Trust holds shares in: The Lottery Corporation, AFIC Limited, Endeavour Drinks, Aurizon, Woodside, Westpac, ANZ, NAB, Suncorp, BHP, Woolworths, Scentre Group, Bluescope, Telstra, CSR, Tabcorp, WEsfarmers, South32, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, Coles.17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfTestamentary Trust of the estate of Diane BerrySenator Scarr is executor/trustee of the estate of Diane Berry (Diane Berry was the mother of Senator Paul Scarr) which has an interest in a residence at Kenmore Queensland Senator Scarr is a beneficiary of the estate of Diane Berry which has an interest in the residence at Kenmore Queensland17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

2. Family and business trusts

ii. in which the Member, spouse/partner, or dependent child is a trustee

RepPersonName of trust/nominee companyNature of its operationBeneficial interestDate
Paul ScarrSelfTrust being established arising from the estate of Senator Paul Scarr's spouse's late FatherTrust is being established in the estate of Senator Scarr's late fatherin-law of which the spouse of Senator Scarr is a trustee in favour of spouse's brother with the spouse of Senator Scarr being a potential beneficiary Senator Paul Scarr's spouse and siblings 17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfThe Trust now owns shares in Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

3. Real Estate

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

RepPersonLocationPurposeDate
Paul ScarrSelfApartment, Griffith, ACTResidential17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Paul ScarrSelfNIL17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

5. Partnerships

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

RepPersonNameNature of interestsActivitiesDate
Paul ScarrSelfNIL17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

6. Liabilities

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

RepPersonLiabilityCreditorDate
Paul ScarrSelfInvestment loan (margin loan which is leveraged against share portfolio disclosed under item 1)Bendigo and Adelaide Bank (subsidiary trading as Leveraged) 17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Paul ScarrSelfNIL17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfWestpac Bank17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partner 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfSuperannuation Account with Australian Super17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

10. Other income

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

RepPersonNature of incomeDate
Paul ScarrSelfShareholdings - refer to item 1 above17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfNIL17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information 

12. Travel or hospitality

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

RepPersonDetails of travel/hospitalityDate
Paul ScarrSelfMembership of the QANTAS Chairman's Lounge17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfSunnybank RSL (Australians of Chinese Heritage War Memorial Bursuries) - Sponsor/Donor17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfTokoua Tonga Rugby League Inc - Sponsor17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSherwood Community Festival Inc. - sponsor17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfPunjabi Welfare Association of Australia - Sponsor17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfLiberal National Party of Queensland17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor fo Greater Springfield Running Festival (organised by Run 4 Kids), festival organiser Time Lords Timing Pty Ltd17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor of Pasifika Festival (Pasifika Limited)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfKings & Queens Rugby Inc (Sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDarling Downs Fijian Community Association (Sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfBond University Liberal National Club (Sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club of Archerfield (sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfAlannah & Madeline Foundation (Dolly's Dream) Donation17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Grammar School (donation)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfBest United Football Club (sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfFijian Uniting Church Annerley (donation)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfGo Country for Christmas (donation)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfBrisbane South Netball Wildcats (sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfMiao Miao Chinese School17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfMulticultural Community Centre (sponsorship of event)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWests Bulldogs Rugby Inc (sponsorship of event)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Tamil Mandram Inc (sponsorship of event)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Teresa Harding candidate for mayor of Ipswich, Queensland17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Nicole Tobin, candidate for Cairns City Council17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfBreakthrough Church (Emergency Food Relief - Sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfFederation of Indian Communities of Queensland (Emergency Food Relief - Sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club - Taylor Bridge (School Breakfast Programme - Sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWounded Heroes Association Inc (sponsor for emergency relief to veterans)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Eid Festival for Islamic Council of Queensland17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of event for Fijian Senior Citizens Association of Queensland Inc17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfWestside Community Care (donation for emergency relief)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Assist (sponsor for emergency relief)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfBrisbane Sikh Temple Gurdwarra Inc (sponsor for emergency relief)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfCityhope care (sponsor for emergency relief)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfHonorary Member of The Rotary Club of Archerfield17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Stanthorpe Anglican Parish for emergency food relief programme17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Regional Chamber of Commerce (event sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfKorean Martial Arts Academy (event sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Gisborne Day Multicultural Celebrations (event sponsor - Mr William Wharehinga)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Pacific Island, Indigenous, Maori Association (sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland African Communities Council (sponsorship)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfVietnamese Community in Australia Inc (sponsorship of events)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRwandan Association of Qld Inc (sponsorship of event)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSunnybank RSL (sponsorship of bursary for students Chinese Australian memorial)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor COVID19 response by Federation of Indian Communities of Qld17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor Goodna Rugby League junior team17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club Ipswich (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfCongo Konnexion Inc (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelf Base HQ (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfEnumanu Atiu Nui Maruarua Association Inc (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfTe Karowai Aroha Inc (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfLogan City Rugby Union Club (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfCongolese Community of Queensland (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfRaemus Rover Racing (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfHelping Needy Afghans (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfPNG Federation of Qld Inc (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSouthside United Multicultural Association (sponsor)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSalvation Army17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of "Of Service" veterans' book (organised by Jenani Therone)17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfUQ Liberal National Society17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfQld PNG Rugby League Inc17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfAfrican Professionals of Australia Inc17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfDoormuong Nuer Learning17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfCook Islands Rugby League17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfKingston East Neighbourhood Group17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfKenyans in Qld 17/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor of the Acholi National Soccer Tournament19/08/22
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor My Pacific Sister14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfNigerian Community Association of Qld Inc (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfQld PNG Netball Club (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Sanatan Organising Committee (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfSpringfield Mo-Men Movember (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfMalayalee Association of Qld Inc (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Musical Theatre Inc (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfTeam Samoa Netball (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfCongo Konnexion Inc (sponsor)14/09/22
Paul ScarrSelfPNG Federation Queensland Inc (sponsor) 14/09/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfNIL17/08/22
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerRestricted information 
Paul ScarrDependent childrenRestricted information