Candidate Election Returns
General Election 2003
According to Manitoba's Election Financing Act, the official agent of every candidate must file an audited financial return with the Chief Electoral Officer four months after election day. The return reports on the finances of a candidate's campaign in the candidate's candidacy period. For detailed information about what must be included in the return, see section 63 of The Election Financing Act.
The candidacy period begins for the most candidates on the day they are nominated by their respective constituency associations. For other candidates it begins when they file nomination papers or when they make a self-declaration of candidacy
The candidacy period ends for all candidates on Augest 4, 2003. the filing deadlines for 2003 General Election is September 3, 2003, howevers in some circumstances it is posible to have a deadline extended
Candidates who received 10% of the valid votes in their electoral division are eligible for reimbursement under The Election Financing Act.
The amount of reimbursement for each eligible candidate is indicated below.