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Filing Guidelines for Leadership Contestants


If you register as a leadership contestant in Ontario there are rules you need to follow according to the Election Finances Act.


Below is a summary of some of the key filing requirements. For a full listing and complete details, please see the CFO Handbook for Leadership Contestants.


When you fill out a form, please be sure that:

  • all information is accurate and complete (inaccurate information will cause delays and may be a contravention of the Election Finances Act
  • information is typed or printed clearly on the form


Please note that filling out these forms is not a replacement for your responsibility to follow auditable bookkeeping practices.


For full details about the filing guidelines and where to file forms, see the CFO Handbook for Leadership Contestants.