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Weekly donations and loans to political parties ahead of UK general election 2015

Under the Political Parties Elections Referendums Act 2000, registered political parties' central HQs must complete six pre-poll donation and loan reports setting out what donations and loans they have received over £7,500 between 30 March (the start of the ‘short’ campaign) and 7 May. 

The reporting periods and deadlines for submission are as follows: 

Reporting periodDeadline for parties to report to usPublication date
30 March to 5 AprilSunday 12 AprilThursday 16 April
6 April to 12 AprilSunday 19 AprilThursday 23 April
13 April to 19 AprilSunday 16 AprilThursday 30 April
20 April to 26 AprilSunday 3 MayTuesday 5 May
27 April to 3 MaySunday 10 MayThursday 14 May
4 May to 7 MayThursday 14 MayTuesday 19 May

Table 1: Weekly pre-poll donations and loans

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