Information for donors

If you make a donation or incur expenditure for the benefit of a candidate, group of candidates, registered political party, associated entity or third party, you may need to lodge a disclosure return with the ECQ.

There are different requirements for donors to State elections and Local Government elections. Donors should check the rules that apply to them via the links below.

Donors to State elections

Donors to Local government elections

Disclosures must be lodged through the ECQ’s Electronic Disclosure System (EDS).

Need help using the EDS? Go to: EDS Help Centre.

Note: Caps (limits) on political donations for State elections commence on 1 July 2022.
Penalties will apply for non-compliance.