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Contributions to Federal Political Parties 1977 to 2003
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Registered parties fiscal period returns... Ottawa : Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, 1977 - .
Political Parties' Financial Reports

 

^ 2003

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party  New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
Total Value of Contributions $24,160,449.00 $4,324,347.00 $10,096,502.00 $1,013,281.00 $8,303,537.00
Individuals $6,194,925.00 $3,152,867.00 $4,782,777.00 $444,537.00 $5,356,912.00
Business/Commercial Organizations $10,816,396.00 $1,155,746.00 $109,958.00 $67,209.00 $1,319,144.00
Governments $7,631.00 $558.00 $100.00 $100.00 ---
Trade Unions $111,938.00 --- $5,198,717.00 $20,300.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital --- --- $100.00 $5,100.00 ---
Unincorporated Organizations or Associations $411,629.00 $13,240.00 $4,850.00 --- $211,167.00
Party Trust Fund --- --- --- --- ---
Electoral District Association $6,617,930.00 $1,936.00 --- $476,035.00 $1,416,314.00
Total Number of Contributors 21,830 17,941 33,265 5,277 82,316

^ 2002

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
Total Value of Contributions $13,262,644.00 $3,358,232.00 $5,258,883.00 $896,023.00

$10,456,087.00

Individuals $3,129,405.00 $2,264,955.00 $4,136,889.00 $490,940.00

$5,956,971.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $5,144,528.00 $1,038,908.00 $95,269.00 $88,350.00

$1,121,519.00

Governments $4,217.00 $420.00 --- --- ---
Trade Unions $51,214.00 --- $1,021,481.00 $17,100.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital --- --- $314.00 --- ---
Unincorporated Organizations or Associations $253,106.00 $37,957.00 $4,930.00 $7,185.00 ---
Party Trust Fund --- --- --- --- ---
Electoral District Association $4,680,174.00 $15,992.00 ---

$292,448.00

$3,377,597.00

Total Number of Contributors 17,891 11,555 35,614 5,499

95,651

^ 2001

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
Total Value of Contributions $12,469,399.00 $7,971,342.00 $5,043,855.00 $898,151.00

$4,788,864.00

Individuals $2,384,538.00 $2,192,748.00 $3,532,241.00 $460,420.00

$2,940,918.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $6,411,391.00 $1,457,507.00 $97,542.00 $63,605.00

$873,989.00

Governments $19,074.00 $174.00 $150.00 --- ---
Trade Unions $40,481.00 $6,061.00 $1,391,652.00 $7,000.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital --- --- --- --- ---
Unincorporated Organizations or Associations $239,151.00 $14,706.00 $22,270.00 $40,839.00 ---
Party Trust Fund --- $4,243,584.00 --- --- ---
Electoral District Association $3,374,764.00 $56,562.00 --- $326,287.00

$973,958.00

Total Number of Contributors 6,536 13,392 28,221 5,980

49,354

^ 2000

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
Total Value of Contributions $20,067,000.00 $5,621,694.00 $8,978,136.00 $2,259,752.00

$19,641,000.00

Individuals $6,966,801.00 $2,778,118.00 $5,752,150.00 $1,663,967.00

$11,954,957.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $11,862,693.00 $2,777,286.00 $198,757.00 $360,153.00

$6,753,356.00

Governments $29,942.00 --- --- $2,846.00 ---
Trade Unions $77,331.00 --- $3,022,480.00 $36,008.00 ---
Other Organizations $1,131,053.00 $66,290.00 $4,749.00 $196,778.00

$932,693.00

Miscellaneous --- --- --- --- ---
Total Number of Contributors 42,348 14,777 57,934 20,633

266,720

^ 1999

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
Total Value of Contributions $14,626,633.00 $5,140,483.00 $6,422,088.00 $1,296,764.00

$6,283,943.00

Individuals $5,663,425.00 $2,848,862.00 $4,351,879.00 $1,296,764.00

$4,294,972.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $8,624,397.00 $2,241,201.00 $342,459.00 ---

$1,504,736.00

Governments $8,842.00 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $39,904.00 --- $1,652,683.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $290,065.00 $50,420.00 $75,067.00 ---

$484,235.00

Miscellaneous --- --- --- --- ---
Total Number of Contributors 38,230 18,262 43,000 13,104

54,518

^ 1998

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $13,713,508.00 $5,813,113.00 $5,526,658.00 $727,382.00

$5,771,682.00

Individuals $5,777,876.00 $2,901,392.00 $4,208,164.00 $725,932.00

$4,422,932.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $7,734,420.00 $2,905,154.00 $244,919.00 ---

$1,291,094.00

Governments $13,669.00 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $19,068.00 --- $1,021,428.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $168,475.00 $6,567.00 $52,147.00 $1,450.00

$57,656.00

Miscellaneous --- --- --- --- ---
Total Number of Contributors 39,385 19,794 46,327 10,541

56,317

^ 1997

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $26,817,965.41 $10,982,253.67 $16,027,394.00 $2,140,103.00

$10,179,638.79

Individuals $5,701,064.15 $4,545,315.96 $5,125,038.00 $1,960,630.00

$5,538,165.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $11,229,938.23 $6,435,732.41 $269,847.00 ---

$1,910,961.18

Governments $45,642.74 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $15,704.08 --- $2,749,574.00 $179,473.00 ---
Other Organizations $488,368.87 $1,205.30 $167,423.00

--- 

$1,350,417.61

Miscellaneous $9,337,247.34 --- $7,715,512.00 ---

$1,380,095.00

Total Number of Contributors 42,043 26,590 51,965 18,886

77,014

^ 1996

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $14,112,745.82 $6,708,293.00 $13,793,641.00 $1,159,685.00

$7,295,772.00

Individuals $6,171,792.57 $3,599,596.00 $4,294,544.00 $1,159,685.00

$4,934,695.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $7,814,721.61 $3,106,031.00 $188,394.00 ---

$907,769.00

Governments $4,372.48 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $ 10,657.92 --- $1,250,079.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $111,201.24 $2,666.00 $95,146.00 --- ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $7,965,478.00 ---

$133,595.00

Total Number of Contributors 45,018 21,543 50,322 17,030

68,047

^ 1995

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $13,229,459.50 $5,574,910.00 $13,781,448.00 $1,683,356.00

$5,287,052.00

Individuals $5,637,042.92 $2,713,640.00 $4,994,681.00 $1,683,356.00

$3,406,777.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $7,510,126.63 $2,859,552.00 $425,445.00 ---

$815,520.00

Governments $7,300.41 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $24,364.71 $1,214,559.00 --- --- ---
Other Organizations $50,624.83 $1,718.00 $58,874.00 ---

$115,172.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $7,087,889.00 ---

$949,583.00

Total Number of Contributors 46,681 18,101 57,065 25,848

33,907

^ 1994*

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Bloc Québécois Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $11,764,405.19 $4,131,066.63 $10,721,717.00 $2,052,792.00

$5,675,018.00

Individuals $5,708,233.50 $2,070,590.40 $3,988,621.00 $1,899,744.00

$3,407,299.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $5,980,286.25 $2,060,476.23 $127,920.00 ---

$569,907.00

Governments $9,835.48 --- --- ---
Trade Unions $10,731.28 --- $808,594.00 $153,048.00

$798,048.00

Other Organizations $55,318.68 --- $54,302.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $5,742,280.00 ---

$899,764.00

Total Number of Contributors 43,859 16,641 55,511 29,085

29,756

*  The Social Credit Party is no longer an official party.

^ 1993

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $14,723,268.00 $22,276,106.00 $18,227,480.00 $19,647.00

$8,357,133.00

Individuals $6,228.624.00 $9,060,423.00 $5,215,018.00 $19,247.00

$5,077,291.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $8,307,383.00 $13,215,683.00 $147,332.00 $400.00

$1,021,634.00

Governments $60,913.00 --- $326,197.00 --- ---
Trade Unions $39,497.00 --- $3,182,396.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $86,851.00 --- $270,641.00 ---

$973,433.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $9,085,896.00 ---

$1,284,775.00

Total Number of Contributors 48,686 53,626 66,680 113

50,928

^ 1992

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $7,554,929.13 $11,542,303.00 $13,818,509.00 $35,083.00

$6,246,411.00

Individuals $4,035,932.55 $4,748,922.00 $5,556,621.00 $25,433.00

$5,633,309.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $3,501,731.80 $6,793,081.00 $129,818.00 $9,650.00

$613,102.00

Governments $1,666.70 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $3,638.96 --- $1,189,755.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $11,959.12 $300.00 $185,295.00 --- ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $6,757,020.00 ---

$2,296,593.00

Total Number of Contributors 32,973 34,958 76,589 169

57,238

^ 1991

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party* Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $6,776,360.00 $12,036,505.00 $19,933,121.00 ---

$6,588,235.00

Individuals $3,352,841.00 $5,366,735.00 $7,318,406.00 ---

$4,737,307.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $3,411,803.00 $6,660,310.00 $758,692.00 ---

$490,743.00

Governments $1,888.00 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $3,660.00 --- $1,082,960.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $6,168.00 $9,460.00 $130,751.00 --- ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $10,642,312.00

$1,360,185.00

Total Number of Contributors 30,256 34,799 95,782 ---

45,462

* The Party has not submitted its report for 1991

^ 1990

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $12,038,486.00 $11,046,654.00  $15,438,908.00 $22,853.56

$2,213,762.00

Individuals $7,441,191.09 $4,686,453.00 $6,034,726.00 $22,303.56

$2,075,723.00

Business/Commercial Organizations $4,567,820.03 $6,349,996.00 $141,509.00 $550.00

$138,039.00

Governments $4,350.87 --- $473,559.00 --- ---
Trade Unions $3,442.58 --- $1,170,766.00 --- ---
Other Organizations $21,681.43 $10,205.00 $20,676.00 --- ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $7,597,672.00 --- ---
Total Number of Contributors 42,035 34,889 118,339 212

23,736

^ 1989

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party Refom Party
Total Value of Contributions $6,324,011.63 $13,801,368.00 $13,864,694.00 $1,735.00

$1,350,918.04

Individuals $2,385,224.14 $6,850,205.00 $5,981,989.00 $1,535.00

$1,205,733.60

Business/Commercial Organizations $3,931,263.46 $6,942,728.00 $54,323.00 $200.00

$141,184.44

Governments $1,715.48 --- --- --- ---
Trade Unions $2,882.51 $790.00 $1,006,689.00 ---

--- 

Other Organizations $2,926.04 $7,645.00 $153,712.00 ---

$4,000.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $6,667,981.00 --- ---
Total Number of Contributors 23,859 49,635 90,771 12

7,606

^ 1988

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $13,211,363.59 $24,542,036.00 $20,343,397.00

$23,753.97

Individuals $4,748,305.09 $10,181,404.00 $7,844,753.00

$15,253.97

Business/Commercial Organizations $8,449,439.94 $14,358,842.00 $262,524.00

$8,500.00

Governments $295.56 --- $88,934.00 ---
Trade Unions $5,263.90 $1,790.00 $2,718,009.00 ---
Other Organizations $8,059.10 --- $64,180.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $9,365,097.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 37,911 67,926 120,703

83

^ 1987

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $8,832,376.89 $12,761,155.00 $12,607,476.00

$21,299.42

Individuals $3,471,931.30 $6,065,219.00 $4,782,200.00

$15,779.42

Business/Commercial Organizations $5,343,968.35 $6,695,571.00 $47,476.00

$5,500.00

Governments $541.28 --- --- ---
Trade Unions $8,898.08 $365.00 $1,345,227.00 ---
Other Organizations $7,037.87 --- $31,782.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $953,536.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 35,118 48,510 89,278

191

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1986

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $10,619,007.11 $15,177,750.00 $14,639,325.00

$19,767.09

Individuals $5,752,902.16 $7,874,533.00 $5,036,131.00

$13,467.09

Business/Commercial Organizations $4,845,901.13 $7,301,230.00 $177,960.00

$6,300.00

Governments $1,513.50 $74,585.00 --- ---
Trade Unions $5,202.61 $1,987.00 $1,172,784.00 ---
Other Organizations $13,487.71 --- $4,642.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $1,329,556.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 41,664 65,467 90,487

226

* See:  NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1985

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $5,570,821.89 $14,565,652.00 $10,152,011.00

$15,762.59

Individuals $3,129,231.52 $7,872,289.00 $4,611,704.00

$10,762.59

Business/Commercial Organizations $2,432,398.15 $6,693.363.00 $58,417.00

$5,000.00

Governments $761.86 --- $69,890.00 ---
Trade Unions $1,055.37 --- $869,401.00 ---
Other Organizations $7,374.99 --- $36,644.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $640,260.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 32,355 90,906 98,680

215

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1984

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $10,553,316.00 $21,145,920.00 $10,512,696.00

$27,577.06

Individuals $5,181,097.00 $10,142,398.00 $4,156,000.00

$18,677.06

Business/Commercial Organizations $5,339,729.00 $11,003,522.00 $51,665.00

$8,900.00

Governments $3,496.00 --- $181,010.00 ---
Trade Unions $2,499.00 --- $2,159,055.00 ---
Other Organizations $26,495.00 --- $1,950.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $807,223.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 35,361 114,485 81,261

234

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1983

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $7,285,115.00 $14,108,012.00 $8,668,652.00

$54,807.81

Individuals $3,261,950.00 $9,105,732.00 $4,998.350.00

$46,057.81

Public Corporations $966,209.00 $693,649.00 ---

$6,000.00

Private Corporations $2,576,686.00 $4,126,088.00 $41,432.00

$2,750.00

Governments $2,268.00 --- $67,155.00 ---
Trade Unions $3,223.00 --- $636,539.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $16,957.00 $19,642.00 --- ---
Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $457,822.00 $162,901.00 $2,590.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- --- $225,465.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 42,338 117,716 67,058

467

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1982

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $6,104,367.00 $8,520,936.00 $7,108,197.00

$66,325.00

Individuals $3,195,283.00 $5,181,016.00 $3,774,971.00

$56,099.00

Public Corporations $741,561.00 $585,001.00 ---

$8,000.00

Private Corporations $1,780,249.00 $2,337,660.00 $144,324.00

$2,150.00

Governments $1,428.00 --- $143,358.00
Trade Unions $2,745.00 --- $473,139.00

$76.00

Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $11,861.00 $6,642.00 --- ---
Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $371,240.00 $83,341.00 $1,320.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- $327,276.00 $229,370.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 34,688 62,278 67,900

569

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1981

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $5,095,158.00 $6,949,797.00 $6,002,582.00

$68,153.00

Individuals $2,101,350.00 $4,319,604.00 $2,868,724.00

$53,543.00

Public Corporations $867,282.00 $718,527.00

$6,750.00

Private Corporations $1,838,103.00 $1,854,681.00 $109,062.00

$7,250.00

Governments $592.00 --- $39,616.00 ---
Trade Unions $1,627.00 --- $515,186.00

$276.00

Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $1,636.00 $8,503.00 ---

$125.00

Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $284,568.00 $48,482.00 $2,367.00

$209.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $320,854.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 31,826 55,597 57,580

523

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1980

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $6,217,795.00 $7,564,120.00 $6,100,657.00

$162,297.00

Individuals $2,277,650.00 $3,043,829.00 $2,817,387.00

$51,370.00

Public Corporations $1,728,957.00 $1,634,237.00 $5,132.00

$88,584.00

Private Corporations $2,002,026.00 $2,733,699.00 $91,369.00

$5,603.00

Governments $92.00 --- $26,828.00

$1,749.00

Trade Unions $1,697.00 --- $1,702,826.00

$432.00

Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $692.00 $21,703.00 ---

$2,459.00

Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $206,681.00 $130,652.00 $2,546.00

$12,100.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $274,357.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 22,606 37,884 63,699

815

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1979

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $5,220,520.00 $8,375,716.00 $6,020,166.00

$198,093.00

Individuals $1,184,755.00 $3,182,897.00 $2,584,536.00

$90,943.00

Public Corporations $1,799,516.00 $1,732,801.00 $1,100.00

$56,200.00

Private Corporations $2,076,051.00 $3,287,484.00 $169,298.00

$5,050.00

Governments $97,752.00 ---
Trade Unions $1,663.00 $1,190.00 $1,701,616.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $300.00 $27,215.00 $4,423.00 ---
Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $158,235.00 $144,129.00 ---

$45,900.00

Miscellaneous --- --- $182,556.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 17,226 42,948 65,031

2,657

* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^ 1978

Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $4,779,694.00 $5,464,510.00 $4,183,772.00 $212,342.00
Individuals $2,101,716.00 $2,661,175.00 $2,552,866.00 $187,092.00
Public Corporations $1,054,838.00 $879,669.00 $6,045.00 $9,000.00
Private Corporations $1,433,176.00 $1,745,672.00 $200,601.00 $11,650.00
Governments --- --- $3,014.00 ---
Trade Unions $400.00 --- $490,359.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $559.00 $9,771.00 $725.00 ---
Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $189,005.00 $67,249.00 $5,737.00 $4,600.00
Miscellaneous --- $100,974.00 $141,223.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 28,090 43,945 68,409 4,463
* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue


^ 1977
Contribution Liberal Party of  Canada Progressive Conservative Party New Democratic Party* Social Credit Party
Total Value of Contributions $4,423,566.00 $3,774,448.00 $3,525,371.00 $172,142.02
Individuals $1,983,687.00 $1,742,964.00 $2,209,500.00 $159,025.38
Public Corporations $864,349.00 $740,235.00 $38,080.00 $9,500.00
Private Corporations $1,427,206.00 $983,704.00 $151,830.00 $3,616.64
Governments --- $170.00 $16,079.00 ---
Trade Unions $1,154.00 $432.00 $436,214.00 ---
Corporations without Share Capital (other than Trade Unions) $6,453.00 $11,521.00 --- ---
Unincorporated Organizations (other than Trade Unions) $140,717.00 $66,420.00 $9,135.00 ---
Miscellaneous --- $229,002.00 $145,295.00 ---
Total Number of Contributors 27,206 25,177 61,282 2,224
* See: NDP/Provincial Revenue

^

Updated on: 2014.03.28

Revised on: 2014.03.28

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