Donations exceeding $30,000

Registered political parties have to let us know within 10 working days when they get more than $30,000 from a single donor within a 12-month period.

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Rules for party donations exceeding $30,000

Party donations exceeding $30,000 since 1 January 2011

Party, donation, date received by the Commission Name and address of donor Amount(s) and date(s) of donations
New Zealand Labour Party
$40,200.00
28 September 2020
Maritime Union of New Zealand Incorporated
Level 1, Waterside House
220 Willis Street
Wellington 6011
$1,000.00 on 7 September 2020, and
$9,200.00 on 22 September 2020, and
$30,000.00 on 22 September 2020.
ONE Party
$200,000.00
18 September 2020
Bruce William Black
17 Simmonds Crescent
Springfield 3015
Rotorua
$200,000.00 on 11 September 2020.
ACT New Zealand
$35,000.00
16 September 2020
Christopher Reeve (via Matariki Trust)
21 William Street
Takapuna
Auckland 0622
$5,000.00 on 16 March 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 April 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 May 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 June 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 July 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 August 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 16 September 2020.
Advance NZ
$50,000.00
14 September 2020
Michael Kelly
40 Saint Benedicts St
Auckland 1010
$25,000.00 on 17 August 2020, and
$5,000.00 on 24 August 2020, and
$20,000.00 on 14 September 2020.
Advance NZ
$65,633.23
24 August 2020
NZ Public Party (Rubicon 2020 Limited, directors Michael Stace and Billy Te Kahika)
8 Vista Crescent
Maoribank
Upper Hutt
(being the address for Rubicon Crossing 2020 Limited)
$69.95 on 10 August, and
$22,626.13 on 13 August, and
$3,638.31 on 14 August, and
$39,298.84 on 17 August.
New Zealand Labour Party
$30,600.00
24 July 2020
Harvey Daniel
44A Derwent Street
Island Bay
Wellington
$600.00 ($50.00 per month, Aug 2019 to July 2020), and
$10,000.00 on 16 June 2020, and
$20,000.00 on 24 July 2020.
New Zealand Labour Party
$40,000.00
31 July 2010
Rail and Maritime Transport Union Inc
Level 1, Tramways Building
1 Thordon Quay
Wellington
$40,000.00 on 22 July 2020.
New Zealand Labour Party
$30,280.00
22 July 2010
Dinesh Khadka
38 Waller Avenue
Bucklands Beach
Auckland 2012
$29,900.00 on 24 May 2020, and
$380.00 on 13 July 2020.
New Zealand Labour Party
$50,000.00
07 July 2020
Mark James Todd
558 Great North Road
Grey Lynn
Auckland 1021
$50,000.00 on 29 June 2020.
The Green Party of Aotearoa NZ
$42,990.00
3 July 2020
Sue Boyde
42 Kaimanawa Street
Paraparaumu
Kapiti Coast
5032
$990.00 on 31 May 2020, and
$42,000.00 on 22 June 2020.
The Green Party of Aotearoa NZ
$35,000
3 July 2020
Bruce Gordon Copeland
7 Melford Street
St Marys Bay
Auckland 1011
$15,000.00 on 27 February 2020, and
$20,000.00 on 29 June 2020.
The New Zealand National Party
$50,000
25 June 2020
Christopher and Banks Limited
PWC House
Level 26
198 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
$50,000 on 17 June 2020.
New Zealand Labour Party
$50,000
25 June 2020
Hon Robert Smellie QC
Grace Joel Retirement Village
59/184 St Heliers Bay Road
St Heliers
Auckland
$50,000 on 16 June 2020.
The New Zealand National Party
$50,000
2 June 2020
DHC Trust
Level 8
Harbour Tower
2 Hunter Street
Wellington 6140
$50,000 on 29 May 2020.
Māori Party
$50,000.00
27 May 2020
Whanganui Regional Development Board Trust
C/- 622 Kaiwhaiki Rd
Whanganui
$50,000.00 on 20 May 2020.
ACT New Zealand
$100,700.00
11 May 2020
Dame Jenny Gibbs (via JB Gibbs Trust)
31 Paritai Drive
Orakei
Auckland 1071
$500.00 on 04 June 2019, and
$25,000.00 on 21 June 2019, and
$200.00 on 18 March 2020, and
$75,000.00 on 11 May 2020.

The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
$31,081.24
23 April 2020
Julie Anne Genter
16 Chatham St
Beramphore
Wellington
6023
$31,081.24 on 31 December 2019.
The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
$30,026.24
23 April 2020
Eugenie Meryl Sage
16 Whero Avenue
Diamond Harbour
RD1
Lyttelton
8971
$30,026.24 on 25 December 2019.
The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
$50,000
15 April 2020
Peter Kraus
57 Hansen Road
Te Tii
Kerikeri
0294
$50,000 on 31 March 2020.
The Green Party of Aotearoa
New Zealand
$45,000
13 March 2020
Phillip Mills
6 Cremorne Street
Herne Bay
Auckland 1011
$20,000 on 12 September 2019, and
$25,000 on 13 March 2020.
Sustainable New Zealand Party
$40,000
3 March 2020
Smale Group Limited
90 Shakespeare Road
Milford
Auckland 0620
$40,000 on 21 February 2020. 
ACT New Zealand
$50,000
24 February 2020
Graeme Edwards
Apt 4/119 St Stephens Avenue
Parnell
Auckland 1052
$50,000 on 17 February 2020.
ACT New Zealand
$35,000
24 February 2020
Christopher Reeve (via Matariki Trust)
21 William Street
Takapuna
Auckland 0622
$5,000 on 16 August 2019, and
$5,000 on 16 September 2019, and
$5,000 on 16 October 2019, and
$5,000 on 18 November 2019, and
$5,000 on 16 December 2019, and
$5,000 on 15 January 2020, and
$5,000 on 17 February 2020.
ACT New Zealand
$50,000
17 February 2020
Murray Chandler
Apt 14/97 Shortland Street
Auckland 1150
$50,000 received on 11 February 2020.

 

 

Party donations exceeding $20,000 from 2008 to 2010

Until 2010, registered political parties had to let us know when they got more than $20,000 from a single donor within a 12-month period.

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