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Registered Political Parties Receive
Second Quarter Allowances

OTTAWA, Friday, July 2, 2010

  • Registered political party second quarter allowances for the 2010 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.
Quarterly Allowance for the Period April 1, 2010 to June 30, 2010
Political Party Payment Amount
Bloc Québécois
Conservative Party of Canada
Green Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
New Democratic Party

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