Skip to content
Logo
Homepage

All news

13 July 2022

Provincial political entities’ financial reports are online

Élections Québec has released the financial reports of authorized political entities for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. Authorized political entities include provincial political parties, party authorities, authorized independent MNAs and authorized independent candidates. We have released their financial reports to comply with the transparency principle, which is one of the fundamentals of our political […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Parties and other political entities, Provincial

5 April 2022

Now available: Our annual report on political financing

The report titled Financement politique : Bilan et perspectives 2021 (PDF – in French), available in French only, was tabled in the Assemblée nationale on April 5, 2022. With respect to political financing and election expenses, Élections Québec’s role involves both education and monitoring. The report covers the various activities associated with this role. It describes the actions […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Municipal, Provincial

18 October 2021

Highlights of financial data for authorized political entities in 2020

Élections Québec has released the financial reports of authorized political entities for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020. Authorized political entities include provincial political parties, party authorities, MNAs and authorized independent candidates. You can now read the financial reports or use our contributor search engine to find details on this financial data. Highlights1 As […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Provincial

18 June 2021

Making a contribution with a credit card: we now have a new online platform!

We are proud to introduce our new online platform to make contributions by credit card. This page has been completely revamped: The content has been revised, simplified and made gender neutral. The consent and declarations are now on a single page, which simplifies users’ experience. Features have been added, such as the ability to email a […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Provincial

19 April 2021

Political financing and municipal general elections: What you need to know about political contributions

This November, we will have the opportunity to elect the mayors and councillors of our municipalities. There are various rules governing municipal political financing, including political contributions from electors. A contribution can be a gift of money, or else a service rendered or a good provided free of charge. Maximum amount An elector may contribute […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, General election, Municipal

6 April 2021

Our annual report on political financing is available

The report on political financing in 2020 (Financement politique : bilan et perspectives 2020, available in French only) was tabled on March 31, 2021, at the Assemblée nationale. In matters of political financing and election expenses, Élections Québec plays an educational and control role. Therefore, this report sets out the results arising from these functions. It accounts for the […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Municipal, Provincial, School board

31 March 2021

Municipal General Elections of November 7, 2021: Candidates and Political Parties Can Now Apply for Authorization

With the approach of this year’s municipal general elections, electors who undertake to run as independent candidates in a municipality with a population of 5,000 or more can now apply for authorization from their municipality’s returning officer. Authorization will give these individuals more time to plan their election campaign and allow them to start incurring […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, General election, Municipal

28 October 2020

Highlights of financial data for authorized political entities in 2019

Élections Québec has released the financial reports of authorized political entities for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019. Authorized political entities include provincial political parties, party authorities, MNAs and authorized independent candidates. You can now read the financial reports or use our contributor search engine to find details on this financial data. Highlights1 In […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Parties and other political entities, Provincial

2 June 2020

Tabling of our report on political financing

Our report on political financing in 2019 (Financement politique : bilan et perspectives 2019, available in French only) was tabled in the National Assembly on May 26,2020. In the area of political financing and election expenses, Élections Québec exercises an educational and enforcement role. This report therefore presents the results of these operations. It reports on […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Institutional

1 April 2020

Exceptional measures due to COVID-19: Extension of document submission deadlines for political entities

Provincial level Financial reports of authorities – Period ending December 31, 2019 The deadline for filing the financial report stipulated in Article 117 of the Election Act (CQLR, Chapter E-3.3) is extended to June 1, 2020. Financial report of political parties – Period ending December 31, 2019 The deadline for the filing of the 2019 financial report pursuant to Articles 113, […]

Categories: Financing, expenses, and contributions, Municipal, Provincial