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

April 1st, 2020

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, 114 and 115 of the Election Act (CQLR, Chapter E-3.3) is extended to June 15, 2020.

For more information on the filing of these financial reports, please do not hesitate to contact a political financing coordinator by email at financement-provincial@electionsquebec.qc.ca.

  • Annual list of members – Provincial parties
    The deadline for filing the annual list of members concerned under Article 51.2 of the Election Act (CQLR, Chapter E-3.3) is extended to June 1, 2020. For any questions about this, do not hesitate to send a request by email to repaq@electionsquebec.qc.ca.

Municipal level

  • Financial report of political parties – Period ending December 31, 2019
    The deadline for filing the financial report in question under Article 479 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, Chapter E-2.2) is extended to June 1, 2020.
  • Contribution receipts for the first quarter – Political parties
    Contribution receipts for the first quarter can be enclosed with the contribution receipts submitted for the second quarter. As a result, we will not send a request for the submission of contribution receipts at the end of the first quarter.
  • Additional 2019 financial report – Authorized independent candidates
    The deadline for the filing of an additional financial report pursuant to Article 485 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, Chapter E-2.2) is extended to June 1, 2020.
  • Activity report for the year 2019 – Treasurers
    The deadline for the filing of the report concerned under Article 513 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, Chapter E-2.2) is extended to June 1, 2020.

For more information regarding the filing of these documents, do not hesitate to contact a political financing coordinator at financement-municipal@electionsquebec.qc.ca.

  • Annual list of members – Municipal parties
    The deadline for filing the annual list of members as required under Article 399.3 of the Act respecting elections and referendums in municipalities (CQLR, Chapter E-2.2) is also extended to June 1, 2020. For any questions about this, do not hesitate to send a request by email to repaq@electionsquebec.qc.ca.


Categories : Municipal financing, Provincial financing, Financial reports

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