Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure

All candidates (Mayor, Councillor, School Trustees) are responsible for reviewing the relevant sections of the Local Authorities Election Act to ensure they are compliant with all requirements.

Part 5.1 Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure of the Local Authorities Election Act outlines the requirements for contributions, limitations and acceptance of contributions, anonymous and unauthorized contributions, duties of candidates, fund-raising functions, expense limits, disclosure statements, campaign surplus, late filing, offences.

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Election Fact:

Campaign surpluses are no longer held in trust. Candidates may retain any surplus amount under $1,000. Any amount over $1,000 must be donated to a registered charity. Local jurisdictions will no longer hold campaign surpluses.

To view Contribution and Expense Disclosures from previous elections visit Campaign Contributions and Expenses.

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