News Releases and Media Advisories
Registered Political Parties Receive
First Quarter Allowances
OTTAWA, Friday, April 1, 2011
- Registered political party first quarter allowances for the 2011 fiscal year have been paid. These allowances are based on the results of the 40th general election of October 14, 2008.
- Registered political parties that meet voting thresholds in a general election are eligible to receive quarterly allowances.
- The current annual allowance, adjusted for inflation, is $2.004 per valid vote ($1.75 x 1.145). This annual allowance is paid in quarterly instalments.
|Political Party||Payment Amount|
|Conservative Party of Canada||$2,609,418|
|Green Party of Canada||$469,686|
|Liberal Party of Canada||$1,819,999|
|New Democratic Party||$1,260,002|
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