2020 General Election and referendums Candidate expenses and donations for the 2020 General Election

See how much candidates spent on advertising and got in donations for the 2020 General Election. You can also download a summary of expenses and donations in spreadsheet format further down the page.

Year Candidate Electorate Party Donations Sort by Donation total highest to lowest Expenses Sort by Expenses total lowest to highest

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Year

2020

Candidate

WILLIAMS,
Poto

Electorate

Christchurch East

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$19,222.00

Expenses

$15,906.72

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Year

2020

Candidate

TAMIHERE,
John

Electorate

Tāmaki Makaurau

Party

Māori Party

Donations

$15,270.00

Expenses

$15,546.06

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Year

2020

Candidate

SOARES,
Bernadette

Electorate

Upper Harbour

Party

New Conservative

Donations

$1,790.00

Expenses

$15,510.36

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Year

2020

Candidate

RETI,
Shane

Electorate

Whangārei

Party

National Party

Donations

$30,000.00

Expenses

$15,278.99

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Year

2020

Candidate

CUMMINGS,
Ian James

Electorate

Port Waikato

Party

Independent

Donations

nil

Expenses

$14,996.36

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Year

2020

Candidate

DOOCEY,
Matt

Electorate

Waimakariri

Party

National Party

Donations

$22,200.00

Expenses

$14,850.90

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Year

2020

Candidate

WOOD,
Michael Philip

Electorate

Mt Roskill

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$14,000.00

Expenses

$14,793.62

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Year

2020

Candidate

HENDERSON,
Emily

Electorate

Whangārei

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$2,000.00

Expenses

$14,737.48

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Year

2020

Candidate

PATTERSON,
David

Electorate

Rongotai

Party

National Party

Donations

$29,342.75

Expenses

$14,655.77

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Year

2020

Candidate

BENNETT,
David

Electorate

Hamilton East

Party

National Party

Donations

$15,000.00

Expenses

$14,510.25

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Year

2020

Candidate

BEERAM,
Bala

Electorate

Kelston

Party

National Party

Donations

$12,158.06

Expenses

$14,086.71

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Year

2020

Candidate

WHYTE,
Lisa

Electorate

New Lynn

Party

National Party

Donations

$22,943.72

Expenses

$13,958.61

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Year

2020

Candidate

WEBB,
Duncan

Electorate

Christchurch Central

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$25,017.14

Expenses

$13,956.27

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Year

2020

Candidate

LEARY,
Ingrid

Electorate

Taieri

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$18,519.42

Expenses

$13,655.66

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Year

2020

Candidate

SEYMOUR,
David Breen

Electorate

Epsom

Party

ACT New Zealand

Donations

$13,640.65

Expenses

$13,640.65

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Year

2020

Candidate

ROWLANDS,
Joel

Electorate

Southland

Party

The Opportunities Party (TOP)

Donations

nil

Expenses

$13,185.00

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Year

2020

Candidate

WILLIAMS,
Arena

Electorate

Manurewa

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$51,500.00

Expenses

$12,888.10

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Year

2020

Candidate

IKILEI,
Elliot

Electorate

Takanini

Party

New Conservative

Donations

$25,715.00

Expenses

$12,657.44

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Year

2020

Candidate

ROBERTSON,
Grant

Electorate

Wellington Central

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$36,600.00

Expenses

$12,499.81

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Year

2020

Candidate

SHARMA,
Gaurav

Electorate

Hamilton West

Party

Labour Party

Donations

$9,012.14

Expenses

$12,242.92

You can also view the returns at our offices:

Electoral Commission
Level 4
34–42 Manners Street
Wellington

Candidates must file returns

All electorate candidates must file a return of their expenses and donations, even if they didn’t have any expenses or donations. These returns were due on Wednesday, 17 February 2021.

Candidate returns include donations, anonymous donations, and overseas donations, and election expenses for advertising.

Read the rules for candidate expenses and donations

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