This type of public financing is referred to as “matching sums.” However, there is a maximum amount beyond which the state will not contribute any more funds.
|General election year||Other year|
|MNA and independent candidate||$2,000||$2,000|
Among other things, these sums are used to cover expenses related to :
In 2017, matching sums totalling approximately $1,130,000 were paid to political parties. These sums made up 7% of the annual revenue of the political parties represented in the National Assembly and approximately 27% of the annual revenue of other parties.