Media Advisory: Expenses Limits Established for Candidates, Political Parties and Third Party Advertising Sponsors

April 11, 2017

VICTORIA – Expenses limits have been established for candidates, political parties, and third party advertising sponsors for British Columbia’s 41st Provincial General Election.

The expenses limit for candidates is $77,674.62.

The expenses limit for political parties is $4,882,404.95.

The expenses limit for third party advertising sponsors is $3,328.91 in relation to a single electoral district and $166,445.62 overall.

For more information, visit the Elections BC website at

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Andrew Watson
Communications Manager
Elections BC
Phone: 250-387-1709

Elections BC is a non-partisan Office of the Legislature responsible for administering electoral processes in British Columbia in accordance with the Election Act, Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, Recall and Initiative Act and Referendum Act.