News Releases and Media Advisories
Registered Political Parties Submit 2015 Financial Returns
Gatineau, Tuesday, July 5, 2016
- The deadline for registered parties to file financial transactions returns for 2015 was midnight, June 30, 2016. These returns are reports on contributions, loans, transfers, by-election expenses and unpaid claims. Party financial statements are also included with the returns.
- The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada may grant a deadline extension if a political party applies for one no later than two weeks after the statutory deadline.
- As soon as possible after the returns are received, Elections Canada posts the returns for 2015 in a searchable database at elections.ca.
Elections Canada is an independent body set up by Parliament.
Elections Canada Media Relations
or at www.elections.ca