Third party advertisers registry and financial disclosures
All third party advertisers in municipal and school board elections must follow the Third Party Advertising rules in the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA).
Third parties that intend to engage in election advertising or political advertising are required to register with the municipality or school board they intend to advertise in.
Also, third party advertisers are required to file disclosure statements and need to know who is eligible to make a contribution, expense limits and all reporting requirements to the municipality.
Note: Municipal and School Board Elections are governed by the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA), R.S.A. 2000, C L-21. The information on this page is provided for convenience of reference only. Additionally, third party advertisers are subject to further requirements in the LAEA. Third party advertisers are advised to refer to the LAEA and obtain legal advice regarding the full extent of their obligations