2016 ACT Legislative Assembly election financial disclosure returns available for viewing

Published 1 Feb 2017

Financial disclosure returns for ACT political parties, non-party candidates, third-party campaigners, associated entities, and broadcasters and publishers for the 2016 ACT Legislative Assembly election were released today by the ACT Electoral Commissioner, Phillip Green.

“The returns show details of electoral expenditure by election participants.  For non-party candidates and third-party campaigners the returns also show details of gifts received,” Mr Green said. Details of expenditure by party candidates are included in the Election return of the relevant political party.

“The returns published on the website today reflect the figures submitted by the election participants and are yet to undergo compliance and accuracy checks by the ACT Electoral Commission,” Mr Green said.

The returns can be inspected on the ACT Electoral Commission’s website or in person at the office of the Electoral Commissioner at:

Ground floor, North Building, 180 London Circuit, Canberra City between 9:00am and 5:00pm on weekdays.

Enquiries should be made to the office of the Electoral Commissioner on (02) 6205 0033 or to electionsdisclosure@act.gov.au