Any person who is a resident of Ontario may make a contribution.

Contributions of $25.01 and over - to a maximum of $1,200 - are eligible for a partial rebate from the City of Ottawa.

Donation rules:

  • Only individuals who are normally resident in Ontario are eligible to make a donation to a candidate.
  • The maximum contribution is $1,200 to a single candidate.
  • Individuals may not contribute more than $5,000 in total across all candidates running for office on the same municipal council or school board.
  • Corporate, businesses and unions donations CANNOT be accepted.