News Releases and Media Advisories
Registered Political Parties Receive
Fourth Quarter Allowances
Gatineau, Friday, January 2, 2015
- Registered political party fourth quarter allowances for the 2014 fiscal year have been paid. These allowances are based on the results of the 41st general election of May 2, 2011.
- Registered political parties that meet voting thresholds in a general election are eligible to receive quarterly allowances.
- The current annual allowance is $0.1275 per valid vote. This annual allowance is paid in quarterly instalments.
- Pursuant to the Canada Elections Act, the quarterly allowances are being reduced over a three-year period.
|Political Party||Payment Amount|
|Conservative Party of Canada||$743,997|
|Green Party of Canada||$72,942|
|Liberal Party of Canada||$354,842|
|New Democratic Party||$575,332|
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