Financial Disclosure Return Forms for Donors, Associated Entities and Registered Political Parties can be completed online then printed and signed for lodgement with the Commission.
- Registered political parties, associated entities and donors of $1000, or more, to a registered political party must submit disclosure returns to the Commission after each 6 months. Returns are available for public inspection on the Commission's website within 6 weeks of receipt.
- Every candidate must submit a Return of Details of Gifts Received, Return of Loans Received and a Return of Electoral Expenditure after each election.
- 'Third parties' (persons or organisations other than registered political parties, associated entities or candidates) who incur electoral expenditure of $1000 or more must submit returns after each election.
- Broadcasters, publishers and persons who donate $1000 or more to a candidate must also submit returns after each election.
All election returns are available for public inspection at the Commission's office from 24 weeks after polling day.