- no more than $5,000 to support a candidate for City Council
- no more than $5,000 to support a candidate for School Division Trustee
You can contribute to the campaign of more than one candidate.
You are responsible for making sure that you do not exceed these limits.
If you wish to run as a candidate in the 2021 Edmonton general election, you cannot receive contributions of more than $5,000 in total, per year, until you have completed the nomination process. This means that you must have filed nomination papers.
If you are a candidate, you can contribute to funding your own campaign. The limit for these contributions is $10,000.
You must open a campaign bank account once you have received more than $1,000 in contributions.
Campaign expenses are described in section 147.1(1)(a) of the Local Authorities Election Act.