Senator Paul Scarr

Senator Paul Scarr

Senator for Queensland

Liberal Party of Australia


Total Interests: 92

Latest alteration: Office holder or donor - 2/12/21

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 25/07/19 and alterations since then. More info

This statement contains interests declared as being held on 25/07/19 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
Paul ScarrSelfALS Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfANZ Banking Group Ltd25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfCommonwealth Bank25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfColes Group Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfDowner EDI Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfGPT Group25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfNational Australia Bank Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfOrigin Energy Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfOrica Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfQBE Insurance Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfRio Tinto Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfScentre Group25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSantos Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSuncorp Group Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfTelstra Corp Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfUnibail Rodamco - WFD25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfWesfarmers Limited25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfWestpac Banking Corp25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfWoodside Petroleum25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfThe David Scarr Family Trust (trustee is 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: Westpac, ANZ, NAB, Suncorp, BHP, Dulux, Woolworths, Scentre Group, Bluescope, Telstra, CSR, Tabcorp, Wesfarmers, South32, UnibailRodamco, OneMarket, Coles. ↳ The David Scarr Family Trust no longer holds shares in Dulux following a takeover of that company. 25/09/19↳ The Trust now owns shares in Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 12/03/2025/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfThe David Scarr Superannuation FundThis is a self managed superannuation fund which has only one member; namely, David Scarr who is the father of Senator Paul Scarr. Senator Paul Scarr is a joint trustee with David Scarr. David Scarr controls investment decisions of the fund. The fund currently holds shares in Telstra, OZ Minerals, CSR, Unibail-Rodamco, Scentre, Boral, Alumina, Mirvac, Westpac, Multipex Europe Property Trust, Wesfarmers, Pendal Group, Treasury Wine, NAB, Woodside, BHP, Bluescope, Medibank Private, South32, Onemarket, Coles. Business savings account with Suncorp Bank. ↳ The Trust now owns shares in Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 12/03/20David Scarr (father of Senator Paul Scarr). 25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfApartment, Griffith, ACTResidential25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Paul ScarrSelfNIL25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfNIL25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

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) 25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Paul ScarrSelfNIL25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfWestpac Bank25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partner[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfSuperannuation Account with Australian Super25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfShareholdings25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfNIL25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Ballet - ticket to Romeo and Juliet performance16/09/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Eid Festival for Islamic Council of Queensland19/03/2020
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of event for Fijian Senior Citizens Association of Queensland Inc19/03/2020
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Eid Festival for Islamic Council of Queensland [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of event for Fijian Senior Citizens Association of Queensland Inc [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfWestside Community Care (donation for emergency relief) [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Assist (sponsor for emergency relief) [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfBrisbane Sikh Temple Gurdwarra Inc (sponsor for emergency relief) [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfCityhope care (sponsor for emergency relief) [declared as deletion but no original]07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfMembership of the QANTAS Chairman's Lounge25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfSunnybank RSL (Australians of Chinese Heritage War Memorial Bursuries) - Sponsor/Donor25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfTokoua Tonga Rugby League Inc - Sponsor25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSherwood Community Festival Inc. - sponsor25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfPunjabi Welfare Association of Australia - Sponsor25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfLiberal National Party of Queensland25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor fo Greater Springfield Running Festival (organised by Run 4 Kids), festival organiser Time Lords Timing Pty Ltd16/09/2019
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor of Pasifika Festival (Pasifika Limited)16/09/2019
Paul ScarrSelfKings & Queens Rugby Inc (Sponsor)03/10/2019
Paul ScarrSelfDarling Downs Fijian Community Association (Sponsor)03/10/2019
Paul ScarrSelfBond University Liberal National Club (Sponsor)03/10/2019
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club of Archerfield (sponsorship)23/10/2019
Paul ScarrSelfAlannah & Madeline Foundation (Dolly's Dream) Donation23/10/2019
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Grammar School (donation)28/11/2019
Paul ScarrSelfBest United Football Club (sponsorship)28/11/2019
Paul ScarrSelfFijian Uniting Church Annerley (donation)28/11/2019
Paul ScarrSelfGo Country for Christmas (donation)28/11/2019
Paul ScarrSelfBrisbane South Netball Wildcats (sponsorship)28/11/2019
Paul ScarrSelfMiao Miao Chinese School (sponsorship of Confucius Cultural Festival)02/12/2019
Paul ScarrSelfMulticultural Community Centre (sponsorship of event)09/02/2020
Paul ScarrSelfWests Bulldogs Rugby Inc (sponsorship of event)09/02/2020
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Tamil Mandram Inc (sponsorship of event)09/02/2020
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Teresa Harding candidate for mayor of Ipswich, Queensland12/03/2020
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Nicole Tobin, candidate for Cairns City Council19/03/2020
Paul ScarrSelfBreakthrough Church (Emergency Food Relief - Sponsorship)14/04/2020
Paul ScarrSelfFederation of Indian Communities of Queensland (Emergency Food Relief - Sponsorship)14/04/2020
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club - Taylor Bridge (School Breakfast Programme - Sponsorship)14/04/2020
Paul ScarrSelfWounded Heroes Association Inc (sponsor for emergency relief to veterans)17/04/2020
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Eid Festival for Islamic Council of Queensland07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of event for Fijian Senior Citizens Association of Queensland Inc07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfWestside Community Care (donation for emergency relief)07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Assist (sponsor for emergency relief)07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfBrisbane Sikh Temple Gurdwarra Inc (sponsor for emergency relief)07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfCityhope care (sponsor for emergency relief)07/07/2020
Paul ScarrSelfHonorary Member of The Rotary Club of Archerfield04/08/2020
Paul ScarrSelfDonation to Stanthorpe Anglican Parish for emergency food relief programme04/08/2020
Paul ScarrSelfIpswich Regional Chamber of Commerce (event sponsorship)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfKorean Martial Arts Academy (event sponsorship)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfSponsorship of Gisborne Day Multicultural Celebrations (event sponsor - Mr William Wharehinga)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland Pacific Island, Indigenous, Maori Association (sponsorship)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfQueensland African Communities Council (sponsorship)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfVietnamese Community in Australia Inc (sponsorship of events)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfRwandan Association of Qld Inc (sponsorship of event)01/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfSunnybank RSL (sponsorship of bursary for students Chinese Australian memorial)02/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor COVID19 response by Federation of Indian Communities of Qld10/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfSponsor Goodna Rugby League junior team10/06/2021
Paul ScarrSelfRotary Club Ipswich (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfCongo Konnexion Inc (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelf Base HQ (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfEnumanu Atiu Nui Maruarua Association Inc (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfTe Karowai Aroha Inc (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfLogan City Rugby Union Club (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfCongolese Community of Queensland (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfRaemus Rover Racing (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfHelping Needy Afghans (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfPNG Federation of Qld Inc (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSelfSouthside United Multicultural Association (sponsor)02/12/2021
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent 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
Paul ScarrSelfNIL25/07/2019
Paul ScarrSpouse/partnerNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]
Paul ScarrDependent childrenNot known due to Senate restrictions[Not declared]