Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Register Registration Record

Registrant - Organisation
Business name Barton Deakin Pty Ltd
Trading name Barton Deakin Government Relations
ABN 65140067287
Foreign business registration number
Activity type General political lobbying
Activity start date 12/12/2023
Activity end date 02/02/2024
Activity description
 Barton Deakin is engaged by the Department of Finance, Republic of Nauru to provide it government relations services and advice. This includes (but is not limited to) providing government relations advice to the Department of Finance, Republic of Nauru, research and analysis of Nauru and Australian government policies and positions and engaging Australian ministerial and/or departmental offices particularly regarding banking services challenges facing Nauru government and its citizens. Any further registrable activities conducted by Barton Deakin on behalf of the Department of Finance, Republic of Nauru will be registered here at the appropriate time, in accordance with legislative requirements.
Foreign Principal
Foreign principal type Foreign government
Foreign principal commencement date 18/12/2023
Foreign principal cease date 02/02/2024
Name of foreign principal Department of Finance, Republic of Nauru
Foreign country/jurisdiction* associated to Nauru
Description of the arrangement with the foreign principal
The Department of Finance of the Republic of Nauru has engaged Barton Deakin to provide it with government relations advice and support in relation to the banking services provided to citizens of Nauru. Banking services to the citizens of Nauru are currently (as of December 2023 and for a number of years) provided by an Australian financial institution (bank) operating and regulated in Australia.