Candidate and Registered Promoter Expense Returns
Candidate and Registered Promoter Expense Returns for 2011
Candidate returns and registered promoter
expense returns for the 2011 general election and referendum
were due on Monday 26 March 2011 and have now been made
A summary of data disclosed in each candidate
return is now available here.
The information includes
amounts disclosed for donations, contributions to donations,
anonymous donations, and overseas donations, and election
expenses for newspaper advertising, radio and television
advertising, internet advertising, and other forms of
• Candidate returns organised by electorate
are available here.
• Candidate returns
organised by party are available here.
Only registered promoters who
spent more than $100,000 on election or referendum expenses
during the regulated period (which started on 26 August and
ended on 25 November 2011) were required to file a return.
Copies of the registered promoters’ returns are available
Copies of returns are
also available for inspection at the Electoral Commission's
offices, Level 9, 17-21 Whitmore Street, Wellington, between
9am and 5pm on
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