News Releases and Media Advisories
Registered Political Parties' First Quarter
Financial Returns for 2015 Now Online
Gatineau, Friday, May 1, 2015
The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Marc Mayrand, announced today that the registered parties' first quarter financial returns for 2015 are now available on the Elections Canada website.
A registered political party must submit a quarterly financial return if its candidates for the most recent general election received at that election at least 2 percent of the number of valid votes cast, or at least 5 percent of the number of valid votes cast in the electoral districts in which it endorsed a candidate.
The registered parties' first quarter financial returns for 2015 are posted at www.elections.ca.
Elections Canada is an independent body set up by Parliament.
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