Political Third Party Advertisers

A Political Third Party Advertiser is a person, corporation, or group which is required to register with Elections Alberta when it has incurred or plans to incur expenses of at least $1,000 for political advertising, or it has accepted or plans to accept at least $1,000 in political advertising contributions.

Political advertising occurs any time outside of an election period, defined as December 1st until the end of polling day, in the case of a general election in accordance with a fixed election period. In all other instances, the election period is from the issuance of a writ of election until the end of polling day.

Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act, sec 9.1, and sec 44.1(1)(g).  

Last Updated: January 16, 2020