Administrative Monetary Penalties

The Election Act and Local Elections Campaign Financing Act (LECFA) establish administrative monetary penalties for some cases of non-compliance with those Acts. The Chief Electoral Officer has the authority to determine whether non-compliance has occurred and, if so, the amount of the penalty within ranges established by those Acts.

The following administrative monetary penalties were issued by Elections BC.

Stephen Blacklock $1,115.52 Exceeding campaign period expense limit contrary to s. 68.02 LECFA June 9, 2022
Financial Agent for the BC Liberal Party $200 Accepting a prohibited contribution March 24, 2022
Financial Agent for the BC Liberal Party $400 Accepting a prohibited contribution March 24, 2022
Financial Agent for the BC Liberal Party $300 Failure to report a specified fundraising function within the time frames established by the Election Act March 24, 2022
BC Green Party $1,000 Failure to include required information on election advertising July 9, 2021
Jane Thornthwaite $50 Failure to include required information on election advertising July 9, 2021
Norm Facey $250 Failure to include required information on election advertising July 9, 2021
Financial Agent for the BC Marijuana Party $200 Accepting a prohibited contribution November 28, 2019
0883467 BC LTD $200 Making a political contribution when not eligible November 28, 2019
Financial Agent for the
BC Liberal Party
$200 Accepting a prohibited contribution June 24, 2019
Kevin Anderson $1,000 Failure to register as a third party advertiser during the referendum period June 3, 2019
BC NDP $2,000 Failure to report a specified fundraising function within the time frames established by the Election Act October 3, 2018
BC NDP $1,000 Failure to report a specified fundraising function within the time frames established by the Election Act October 3, 2018
BC NDP $500 Failure to report a specified fundraising function within the time frames established by the Election Act October 3, 2018
BC NDP $500 Failure to report a specified fundraising function within the time frames established by the Election Act October 3, 2018