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Financial Returns of Registered Political Parties for the Fourth Quarter of 2020 Now Online

News Release

Gatineau, Tuesday, February 2, 2021

The financial returns of registered political parties for the fourth quarter of 2020 are now available on Elections Canada's website.

A registered political party must submit a quarterly financial return if its candidates for the most recent general election received:

  • at least 2 percent of the total valid votes cast in all electoral districts across Canada; or
  • at least 5 percent of the valid votes cast in the electoral districts in which it endorsed a candidate.

Quarterly financial returns of registered political parties include statements of:

The financial returns for the fourth quarter of 2020 cover the period from October 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020.

Elections Canada is an independent, non-partisan agency that reports directly to Parliament.

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