Richard Marles MP

Richard Marles MP

Member for Corio, Victoria

Deputy Leader of the Opposition Shadow Minister for National Reconstruction, Employment, Skills and Small Business Shadow Minister for Science

Australian Labor Party


Total Interests: 98

Latest alteration: Partnerships - 29/11/21

Source: Statement of Registrable Interests - this contains interests declared as at 11/04/19 and alterations since then. More info

This statement contains interests declared as at the dissolution of the previous parliament on 11/04/19 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.

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1. Shareholdings

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

RepPersonName of companyDate
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerPengana Capital InvestmentsShare portfolioSole beneficiary11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

3. Real Estate

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

RepPersonLocationPurposeDate
Richard MarlesSelfEast Geelong Residential11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfQueanbeyan Residential11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfEast GeelongInvestment11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerEast Geelong Residential11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerQueanbeyan Residential11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerEast GeelongInvestment11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

4. Directorships

Registered directorships of companies

RepPersonName of companyActivities of companyDate
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

5. Partnerships

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

RepPersonNameNature of interestsActivitiesDate
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerGordon Legal↳ As of 17/12/2021. Deleted from register 29/11/21Principal (salaried)Solicitors11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

6. Liabilities

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

RepPersonLiabilityCreditorDate
Richard MarlesSelfCredit CardBendigo Bank 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfJoint mortgage - East Geelong ME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfJoint mortgage - Queanbeyan ME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfJoint mortgage - East GeelongME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerCar FinanceToyota Finance11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerJoint mortgage - East Geelong ME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerJoint mortgage - Queanbeyan ME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerJoint mortgage - East GeelongME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

7. Bonds

Bonds, debentures and like investments

RepPersonType of investmentBody in which investment is heldDate
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfBendigo Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfBendigo Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfBendigo Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfBendigo Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerING11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerING11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerING11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerME Bank11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerCommonwealth Bank of Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerCommonwealth Bank of Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenING11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenING11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenING11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenCommonwealth Bank of Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenCommonwealth Bank of Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenCommonwealth Bank of Australia11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfSuperannuation with Australian Super11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerSuperannuation with ANZ Investments P/L11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerHostplus Superannuation11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerFord Focus11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerToyota Kluger (subject to a financing arrangement with Toyota Finance)11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

10. Other income

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

RepPersonNature of incomeDate
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerPengana Capital Investments (which is put directly back into the investment)11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerPrincipal (Salaried) with Gordon Legal↳ As of 17/12/2021. Deleted from register 29/11/2111/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerEmployee of Shine Lawyers Pty Ltd (as of 10/1/22)29/11/21
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfFoxtel package for the Corio Electorate Office provided by Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA) 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfMembership of the Qantas' Chairman's Lounge courtesy of Qantas 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfMembership of the The Lounge courtesy of Virgin Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

12. Travel or hospitality

Sponsored travel or hospitality where the value exceeds $300

RepPersonDetails of travel/hospitalityDate
Richard MarlesSelf1 ticket to President's Lunch at Geelong v GWS, GMHBA Stadium 13 April 2019 courtesy of the Geelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf1 ticket to Corporate Box at Melbourne v St Kilda, MCG 20 April 2019 courtesy of *** [not disclosed]11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf 2 tickets to President's Dinner at Geelong v Sydney, GMHBA Stadium 1 June 2019 courtesy of the Geelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf 2 tickets to the Chief Minister's marquee at the V8 Supercars, Hidden Valley, Darwin courtesy of the NT Government11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf 2 tickets to President's Dinner at Geelong v Adelaide, GMHBA Stadium 28 June 2019 courtesy of the Geelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf 2 tickets to President's Dinner at Western Bulldogs v Geelong, Marvel Stadium 6 July 2019 courtesy of the Western Bulldogs Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf1 Ticket to AFL dinner and match on Friday 13 September, Geelong Vs West Coast Eagles at MCG. Ticket provided by Geelong Football Club.19/09/19
Richard MarlesSelfTravel and accommodation (2 nights) for myself provided by the International Institute For Strategic Leadership Dialogue to attend the Dialogue in Israel.19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight (Emirates) from Melbourne to Dubai on 13 December 201919/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight from Dubai to Larnaca on 14 December 2019 19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight from Tel Aviv to Amman on 16 December 2019 19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight from Amman to Bahrain on 17 December 2019 19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight from Bahrain to Dubai on 17 December 2019 19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfBusiness flight from Dubai to Melbourne on 18 December 201919/12/19
Richard MarlesSelf2 general admission tickets to the Boxing Day match provided by Cricket Australia19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelf2 tickets and hospitiality to the Boxing Day match provided by Cricket Australia19/12/19
Richard MarlesSelfHelicopter tour of the Port of Newcastle on Thursday 4th March 2021. Tour provided by the Port of Newcastle for myself, my Adviser.11/05/21
Richard MarlesSelfPresident's lunch - Geelong Vs Gold Coast, Saturday 22nd May 202121/06/21
Richard MarlesSelf2 Tickets provided by GMHBA and 4 Tickets provided by Geelong Football Club21/06/21
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerPresident's Dinner at Geelong v Sydney, GMHBA Stadium 1 June 2019 courtesy of the Geelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerAccompanied me to President's Dinner at Western Bulldogs v Geelong, Marvel Stadium 6 July 2019 courtesy of the Western Bulldogs Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19

13. Memberships

Membership of any organisation where a conflict of interest with a Member's public duties could foreseeably arise or be seen to arise

RepPersonName of organisationDate
Richard MarlesSelf13th Beach Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfRoyal Melbourne Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfMelbourne Cricket Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfGeelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfTransport Workers' Union of Australia11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfUnited States Golf Association11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfPatron - Care Leavers of Australia Network11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelfPatron - Melanie Jewson Foundation11/04/19
Richard MarlesSelf"No 1 Ticket Holder" at various community sports clubs from time to time11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerVictoria Racing Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerAustralian Services Union11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerAustralian Plaintiff Lawyers Association 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerGeelong Community Legal Centre 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerLaw Institute of Victoria11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerAirdale Terrier Club of Victoria Inc 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerAustralian Institute of Company Directors 11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerGeelong Regional Library11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Netball Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Football Netball League 11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent children13th Beach Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenEast Geelong Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Canoe Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenBarwon Sports Academy11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenVictorian Netball Association11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenSt Mary's Football and Netball Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenSt Mary's Football and Netball Club 11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNorth Geelong Cricket Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent children13th Beach Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenEast Geelong Golf Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenYMCA Basketball Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Central Netball Association 11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenYMCA Basketball Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Football Club11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong College Recreation Centre 11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenVictorian Netball Association11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenGeelong Regional Library11/04/19

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
Richard MarlesSelfNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesSpouse/partnerNot applicable11/04/19
Richard MarlesDependent childrenNot applicable11/04/19