Senator Murray Watt

Senator Murray Watt

Senator for Queensland

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Minister for Emergency Management

Australian Labor Party


Total Interests: 16

Latest alteration: Liabilities - 23/09/20

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 30/07/19 and alterations since then. More info

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 30/07/19 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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Previous disclosures: 46th Parliament

1. Shareholdings

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

RepPersonName of companyDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

3. Real Estate

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

RepPersonLocationPurposeDate
Murray WattSelfAshgrove, QueenslandResidential30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

5. Partnerships

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

RepPersonNameNature of interestsActivitiesDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

6. Liabilities

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

RepPersonLiabilityCreditorDate
Murray WattSelfMortgage on residential property↳ Deleted from register 23/09/20My State30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfMortgage on residential propertyMembers Equity23/09/2020
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfMembers Equity30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfMembers Equity30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfMembers Equity30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partner[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent children[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfSuperannuation30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfLife Insurance30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

10. Other income

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

RepPersonNature of incomeDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfQantas Chairman's Lounge membership30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfVirgin Club membership30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

12. Travel or hospitality

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

RepPersonDetails of travel/hospitalityDate
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfAustralian Labor Party30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfTogether Union30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfBUPA Health Insurance30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfUnited Voice↳ Deleted from register 2/03/2030/07/2019
Murray WattSelfRenee Clark Campaign for 2020 Local Government Elections28/02/2020
Murray WattSelfUnited Workers Union02/03/2020
Murray WattSelfAustralian Labor Party (Queensland Branch)30/06/2020
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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
Murray WattSelfNIL30/07/2019
Murray WattSelfPatron of Friends of the ABC Qld01/07/2020
Murray WattSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Murray WattDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]