Real Time Disclosure of Contributions

When contributions in excess of $100 and contributions from a single source that in the aggregate exceed $100 are made to registered political parties or registered leadership contestants, their chief financial officer must file a report with the Chief Electoral Officer within ten business days after the contribution is deposited. The Chief Electoral Officer in turn must publish the information on the Elections Ontario web site within ten business days of receiving the report.

Contributions to registered political parties

Contributions to registered leadership contestants


Deposit date: The date the money is deposited in the bank by the party/contestant.

Filing date: The date Elections Ontario receives the report from the party/contestant.

Contribution amount: The amount of the contribution deposited in the bank on the deposit date.

Aggregate amount: The sum of the contributions by a single contributor for the reporting period. This amount is reported by the party/contestant.