jacksongs / lobbybot

This chirpy fellow checks the Australian lobbyist register every day.

Scrapes lobbyists.pmc.gov.au

Australian Government Lobbyists Register


Contributors jacksongs

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Data

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rows 10 / 1101

Former Government Representative End Lobbyist Name Lobbyist Position Start Cessation Date Agency Name
Yes
Adam Kilgour
Managing Director
20-Jan-2016
July 1993
Diplomacy Pty Limited
Yes
Adele Langton
Government Relations Adviser
20-Jan-2016
September 2013
CMAX Communications Pty Ltd
No
Adrienne Day-Hodge
Director
20-Jan-2016
Day & Hodge Associates Pty Ltd
Yes
Alan Evers-Buckland
Owner / Former Adviser
20-Jan-2016
October 2007
A D Evers-Buckland
No
ALAN FUNG
DIRECTOR
20-Jan-2016
ALSADA TECHNOLOGY PTY. LIMITED
Yes
Alexander Cramb
Partner
20-Jan-2016
January 2008
GRACosway Pty Ltd
Yes
Alexandra Brook Kennedy
Director
20-Jan-2016
April 1992
The Write Connection Pty Ltd
Yes
Amanda Reid
Director
20-Jan-2016
January 2002
GRA Everingham Pty Ltd
No
Andres Puig
Director
20-Jan-2016
The Civic Group Holdings Pty Ltd and Highchair Pty Ltd
No
Andrew Butler
Managing Director
20-Jan-2016
Etched Communications Pty Ltd

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rows 10 / 2645

End Trading Name Start Updated ABN Agency Name
20-Jan-2016
Knowminister
20-Jan-2016
28-Sep-2015
26140833772
KnowMinister.com Pty Ltd
21-Jan-2016
LESL Services Pty Ltd
20-Jan-2016
21-Jun-2015
19096984440
LESL Services Pty Ltd
21-Jan-2016
MacGregor Public Relations
20-Jan-2016
30-Sep-2015
18104844626
MacGregor Public Relations
21-Jan-2016
Parker & Partners Public Affairs
20-Jan-2016
08-Oct-2015
22083475683
Parker & Partners Pty Ltd
21-Jan-2016
Strategic Partnership Group (Aust) Pty Limited
20-Jan-2016
16-Jun-2015
92 089 461 450
Strategic Partnership Group (Aust) Pty Limited
21-Jan-2016
FTI Consulting
20-Jan-2016
24-Nov-2015
69102531457
FTI Consulting (Sydney) Pty Ltd as Trustee for the Third Person Communication Trust
21-Jan-2016
Visionary Enterprising Management Services Pty Ltd
20-Jan-2016
23-Jun-2015
13099902459
Visionary Enterprising Management Services Pty Ltd
21-Jan-2016
WELLS HASLEM STRATEGIC PUBLIC AFFAIRS PTY. LTD.
20-Jan-2016
02-Sep-2015
52159456685
WELLS HASLEM STRATEGIC PUBLIC AFFAIRS PTY. LTD.
26-Jan-2016
A D EVERS-BUCKLAND
20-Jan-2016
09-Nov-2015
72963316425
A D Evers-Buckland
26-Jan-2016
assetpr
20-Jan-2016
18-Jun-2015
37134426716
assetpr

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rows 10 / 3241

Start Client Name End Agency Name
20-Jan-2016
ARCADIA Corporation Pty Ltd
Contextual Communications Pty Ltd
20-Jan-2016
IFM INVESTORS
MOUNTAIN MEDIA PTY LTD
20-Jan-2016
Interface Aust Pty Limited
Etched Communications Pty Ltd
20-Jan-2016
AA Crown Holdings
The Premier Communications Group Pty Ltd.
20-Jan-2016
ABBOTT DIABETESE CARE
THE TRUSTEE FOR THE KIRCHMANN FAMILY TRUST
20-Jan-2016
AbbVie Australia
Parker & Partners Pty Ltd
20-Jan-2016
Acacia Research Pty Ltd
Ranicar and Nicholls Consulting
20-Jan-2016
Access Testing Pty Ltd
Australian Public Affairs Limited Partnership
20-Jan-2016
Accommodation Association of Australia
The Trustee for Arthur Trust
20-Jan-2016
Adelaide Airport Limited
Hawker Britton Group Pty Ltd

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Scraper code

Python

lobbybot / scraper.py