Elections Alberta maintains registration and financial reporting information of political parties, constituency associations and candidates. In 2011 legislation came into force requiring Elections Alberta to also oversee registration and financial reporting of third party advertisers. In 2013, leadership contests were added, followed by nomination contests in 2016.
Authority for the reporting of this information is provided by the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act and is available in the Public Files at Elections Alberta. This website provides information beginning in 2004.
Contributions Data allows the user to search by electoral event, recipient (account type), political party, and extract format. Contributor names, and amounts which meet or exceed the public disclosure threshold, are provided. For contributions prior to 2013, the disclosure threshold was over $375. For contributions 2013 forward, the disclosure threshold is over $250.
Important: Contributions Data provides contribution information from financial statements which have been finalized by Elections Alberta. Contributions Data will not provide contribution information from financial statements which have not been finalized, or which have been re-opened for further review and amendments.
Elections Alberta takes reasonable steps to ensure that the information provided on this website is accurate, timely and complete; however, it reserves the right to make amendments as new information becomes available. Elections Alberta is committed to providing information that will add clarity, openness and transparency to the electoral process in Alberta. Information at this site is provided solely for the user's information and, is provided strictly "as is" and without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. If there is a discrepancy between information found by Contributions Data and information on a financial statement, the financial statement shall be considered accurate.
For inquiries, please contact Elections Alberta at 780-427-7191, or toll free at 310-0000-780-427-7191, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.