Who is funding Australian democracy?


A conversation with Senior Associate Kate Griffiths and Associate Carmela Chivers. Once a year, the Commonwealth releases information on Australia’s political donations system – who donates to political parties and how much? The data isn’t timely but the information contained in this data dump does give clues as to who is funding Australian democracy and who our political parties are most reliant on.

Read the article in The Conversation on the 2019 data release

Read the report Who’s in the Room? Access and influence in Australian politics