This table shows the election funding payments made to political parties and candidates following the 2004 federal election.
A candidate or Senate needs four per cent of the primary vote to be eligible for election funding. The amount is calculated by multiplying the number of votes obtained by the current funding rate.
The funding rate for the 2004 election was 194.397 cents per House of Representatives and Senate vote.
Just under $42 million was distributed to parties and candidates. [Read more…]