Candidate and Registered Promoter Expense Returns for 2011 General Election
Candidate returns and registered promoter expense returns for the 2011 general election and referendum were due on
Monday 26 March 2011 and have now been made public.
A summary of data disclosed in each candidate return is now available here
The information includes amounts disclosed for donations, contributions to donations, anonymous donations, and overseas
donations, and election expenses for newspaper advertising, radio and television advertising, internet advertising, and
other forms of advertising.
• Candidate returns organised by electorate are available here
• Candidate returns organised by party are available here
Only registered promoters who spent more than $100,000 on election or referendum expenses during the regulated period
(which started on 26 August and ended on 25 November 2011) were required to file a return. Copies of the registered
promoters’ returns are available here
Copies of returns are also available for inspection at the Electoral Commission's offices, Level 9, 17-21 Whitmore
Street, Wellington, between 9am and 5pm on weekdays.