Advertising expense returns for petitions

Any individual or group can undertake advertising to promote an indicative referendum petition.  Anyone who undertakes any advertising that is used or appears to be have been used to promote a petition for a referendum question, the law requires they complete an indicative referendum petition advertising return and have it in the hands of the Electoral Commission by due date.  It is an offence not to file a return of to file a false return.  The law requires returns to be available for public inspection for a period of five years.

NAME

LODGED

Newspaper

TV/Radio

Other Advert.

TOTAL

ROY REID (GREY POWER), JOHN FIELD (GREEN PARTY), GEOFF HAYWARD (LABOUR PARTY), GEORGINA MCLEOD (CTU) - KEEP OUR ASSETS COALITION

10/12/13

-

-

$25,864,.39

$25,864.39

Petition

“Do you support the Government selling up to 49%of Meridian Energy, Mighty River Power, Genesis Power, Solid Energy and Air New Zealand?”

SARAH TAYLOR

24/07/12

$10,052

-

-

$10,052

Petition

“Should the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011 be replaced by legislation that restores Crown ownership of the foreshore and seabed?”

MURIEL NEWMAN

16/07/12

$49,658.62

-

-

$49,658.62

Petition

“Should the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011 be replaced by legislation that restores Crown ownership of the foreshore and seabed?”

STUART GOOCH

02/07/12

$1,782.50

-

-

$1,782.50

Petition

“Should the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011 be replaced by legislation that restores Crown ownership of the foreshore and seabed?”

LARRY DAVID BALDOCK

25/01/11

-

-

-

Nil

Petition

“Should Parliament be required to pass legislation that implements the majority result of a Citizens Initiated Referendum where that result supports a law change?”

NICK KEARNY

23/10/09

$10,004.40

-

-

$10,004.40

Petition

“Should a smack as part of good parental correction be a criminal offence in New Zealand?” 

ROBERT BRUCE MCCOSKRIE  (Family First)

16/09/09

$25,568.78

-

-

$25,568.78

Petition

“Who should the politicians listen to?” “Make them listen” (Referring  to the Child Discipline referendum)

 

 

Last updated: 22 January 2014