Registered political parties and associated entities returns due 1 August 2016

Returns for registered political parties and associated entities are due on Monday 1 August 2016. These returns will be published on the Electoral Commission SA website within three business days.

These returns relate to the period from 1 January 2016 to 30 June 2016, and will contain information regarding the total receipts by these organisations since 1 January 2016 and their total debts as at 30 June 2016.

The parties and entities will also disclose the identities of any person or organisation from whom they have received more than $5091 during that period or to whom they owe more than $5091 at the end of the period.

Returns are supported by Audit Certificates issued by auditors registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and will be subject to compliance verification by staff from the Electoral Commission SA’s Funding and Disclosure branch.