Candidate and Political Party Expenses
The Provincial Election Expenses Act section 20 requires the official agent of every registered party and registered candidate to file with the Chief Electoral Officer, within one hundred and twenty days after the date fixed for the return of the writs of election the following financial reports:
- a financial report of election expenses in a form approved by the Chief Electoral Officer, accompanied by the invoices, receipts and other vouchers and an affidavit of the official agent verifying the report and stating that no payment not permitted by the Act was made with his or her knowledge and consent and that to the best of his or her knowledge and belief every expense incurred is entered in the report of the registered party and candidate for which the official agent acts, and
- the auditor's report thereon as required by subsection 19 (4).
A detailed summary of each Registered Political Parties Election Expenses Reports is available for the provincial general elections held in 1996, 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2011 as well as a summary report from 1996 to 2011.