An annual return is a summary of money received and costs incurred in a financial year.
Who needs to provide an annual return?
- Registered Political Parties
- independent candidates
- groups of independent Legislative Council (Upper House) candidates
- independent elected members (MPs)
- associated entities
- third-party campaigners
- nominated entities.
When are annual returns due?
Annual returns are due by 20 October each year.
Where can I find out more?
To step you through the process of completing an annual return, we have made available the following fact sheets.