Returns of party donations exceeding $30,000

This page provides details of returns of party donations exceeding $30,000 from the same donor filed with the Electoral Commission since 1 January 2011.  Returns must be filed within 10 working days of receipt of the donation or the final donation aggregating to more than $30,000 from the same donor in a 12 month period.

The relevant law is set out in sections 210C to 210F of the Electoral Act 1993.  Duly completed returns are available for inspection at the Electoral Commission's offices.  The most recent return(s) are at the top of the table.

Recipient party, total donation,
date return received
Name and address of donor Amount(s) and date(s) of donations (and from 25 March 2014 details of any contribution to a donation exceeding $30,000)
New Zealand Labour Party
$40,000
29 August 2014
New Zealand Dairy Workers Union
34 Harwood Street
Hamilton
$40,000 received on 29 August 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$100,000
27 August 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland 0632
$100,000 received on 27 August 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$250,000
22 August 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland 0632
$250,000 received on 21 August 2014
Māori Party
$100,000
19 August 2014

B Plested
77 Waiheke Road
Waiheke Island

$100,000 received on 6 August 2014
Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
$48,295.40
15 August 2014
Spoon Limited
19 Pollen Street
Ponsonby
Auckland
$22,031.70 received on 23 May 2014, and
$26,263.70 received on 11 August 2014
Internet MANA
$616,747.95 
11 August 2014
Internet Party
46-50 Bloomfield Tce
Lower Hutt 5010
$16,358.50 received on 24 July 2014,
$42,281.14 received on 29 July 2014,
$11,161.54 received on 30 July 2014,
$20,825.50 received on 1 August 2014,
$80,000.01 received on 4 August 2014,
$20,607.05 received on 6 August 2014,
$25,514.21 received on 8 August 2014, and
$400,000.00 received on 11 August 2014
Internet MANA
$39,479.50
11 August 2014
M5 Limited
20 Darwin Lane
Remuera
Auckland
$39,479.50 received on 4 August 2014
New Zealand National Party
$547,920    
8 August 2014
Estate of Cyril Smith
Unit 4, Amuri Park
Cnr Bealey Avenue and Churchill Street
Christchurch
$29,950 received on 31 December 2013,
$17,970 received on 7 August 2014, and
$500,000 received on 7 August 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$500,000
7 July 2014
Laurence and Katrina Day
201 Horsham Downs Road
RD1, Hamilton
$500,000 received on 26 June 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$100,000
14 August 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland

$50,000 received on 24 June 2014

$50,000 received on 14 August 2014

New Zealand Labour Party
$60,000
4 July 2014
NZ Engineers, Printing and Manufacturing Union
7 McGregor Street
Rongotai
Wellington
$60,000 received on 4 July 2014
Māori Party
$110,000
23 June 2014
Rorohara Farms Limited
2 Railway Lane
Otahuhu
Auckland
$10,000 received on 2 April 2014, and
$100,000 received on 9 June 2014.
New Zealand National Party
$52,120.18
13 June 2014
Barry Colman
513 Riddell Road
Glendowie
Auckland
$600 received on 4 July 2013,
$1,520.18 received on 14 October 2013, and
$50,000 received on 6 June 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$100,000
10 June 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$100,000 received on 9 June 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$55,000
30 May 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$25,000 received on 13 May 2014, and
$30,000 received on 28 May 2014.
Internet Party
$2,750,000
30 May 2014
Kim Dotcom
186 Mahoenui Valley Road
Coatesville
Albany
Auckland
$2,750,000 received on 28 May 2014
Internet Party
$250,000
30 May 2014
Kim Dotcom
186 Mahoenui Valley Road
Coatesville
Albany
Auckland
$250,000 received on 27 May 2014
Internet Party
$250,000
26 May 2014
Kim Dotcom
186 Mahoenui Valley Road
Coatesville
Albany
Auckland
$250,000 received on 14 May 2014
New Zealand Labour Party
$64,999
11 April 2014

Phillip Mills
6 Cremorne Street
Herne Bay
Auckland 1011

$50,000 received on 1 April 2014, and
$14,999 received on 4 December 2013
Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
$60,000
11 April 2014
Phillip Mills
6 Cremorne Street
Herne Bay
Auckland 1011
$50,000 received on 4 April 2014, and
$10,000 received on 6 January 2014
ACT New Zealand
$45,000
4 April 2014 
Gallagher Group Ltd
181 Kahikitea Drive
Hamilton 3206
$30,000 received on 26 March 2014, and
$15,000 received on 20 December 2013
ACT New Zealand
$56,000
25 March 2014 (revised on 3 April 2014)

Dame Jenny Gibbs
(through J B Gibbs Trust)
31 Paritai Drive
Auckland 1071

12 donations of $500 received monthly from 2 April 2013 to 3 March 2014, and
$50,000 received on 14 March 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$75,000
31 March 2014

Laurence and Katrina Day
201 Horsham Downs Road
RD1, Hamilton

$75,000 received on 27 March 2014.
New Zealand National Party
$35,000
28 March 2014
Bruce Plested
77 Waiheke Road
Waiheke Island
$10,000 received on 8 May 2013,
$5,000 received on 26 February 2014, and
$20,000 received on 17 March 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$550,000
28 March 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$550,000 received on 25 March 2014
ACT New Zealand
$100,000
19 March 2014
Alan Gibbs
2421 Kaipara Coast Highway
Makarau 0984
$100,000 received on 7 March 2014

Conservative Party of New Zealand
$36,000
28 February 2014

Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$36,000 received on 28 February 2014
New Zealand National Party
$49,220.18
23 January 2014

Contue Jinwan Enterprise Group (NZ) Limited
Level 2, BDO House
116 Harris Road
East Tamaki
Auckland

$9,220.18 received on 9 January 2014,
$10,000.00 received on 10 January 2014,
$10,000.00 received on 13 January 2014, and
$20,000.00 received on 13 January 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$45,000
22 January 2014
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$45,000 received on 22 January 2014
Conservative Party of New Zealand
$40,000
23 December 2013
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland

$10,000 received on 20 November 2013, and
$30,000 received on 20 December 2013

Conservative Party of New Zealand
$50,000
21 October 2013
Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland
$50,000 received on 9 October 2013

New Zealand National Party
$42,000
25 July 2013

Graeme Douglas
450A Remuera Road
Remuera
Auckland
$25,000 received on 17 December 2012,
$1,000 received on 22 February 2013,
$1,000 received on 26 March 2013, and
$15,000 received on 12 July 2013

Conservative Party of New Zealand
$100,000
6 May 2013 (revised 15 May 2013)

Laurence and Katrina Day
201 Horsham Downs Road
RD1 Hamilton

$100,000 received on 30 April 2013
New Zealand Labour Party
$430,259.33
9 May 2013
Estate of Brian James Dalley Public Trust
117-125 Lambton Quay
Wellington
$411,500.00 received on 23 April 2012,
$7,250.00 received on 2 May 2012,
$1,282.50 received on 24 July 2012, and
$226.83 received on 27 July 2012
New Zealand National Party
$53,602.65
29 January 2013
Xiao Miao Fan
6 Scott Road
Hobsonville
Auckland
$10.00 received on 27 July 2012,
$1,062.65 received on 20 August 2012,
$1,530.00 received on 26 October 2012, and
$51,000.00 received on 16 January 2013

Conservative Party of New Zealand
$1,618,500.00
17 May 2012

Colin Craig
130 Fairview Avenue
Fairview Heights
Auckland

$1,618,500.00 received on 17 May 2012

ACT New Zealand
$30,132.75
2 April 2012

John Boscawen
Unit 1, 6 Paritai Drive
Orakei
Auckland 1071

$10,000.00 received on 26 October 2011,
$15,000.00 received on 1 November 2011,
$4,000.00 received on 13 February 2012 and $1,132.75 received on 26 March 2012

New Zealand National Party
$86,005.00
10 January 2012

Gallagher Group Limited
Kahikatea Drive
Hamilton

$1,300.00 received on 8 April 2011,
$16,000.00 received on 17 June 2011,
$2,000.00 received on 15 August 2011, and
$66,705.00 received on 20 December 2011

New Zealand Labour Party
$40,000.00
23 December 2011

NZ Amalgamated Engineering, Printing & Manufacturing Union (EPMU)
7 McGregor Street
Rongotai
Wellington

$10,000.00 received on 11 November 2011,
$10,000.00 received on 17 November 2011,
$10,000.00 received on 5 December 2011,
and $10,000.00 received on 22 December 2011

New Zealand National Party
$56,600.00
2 December 2011
Oravida NZ Limited
4B 34 Mahuhu Crescent
Auckland

$1,600.00 received on 22 November 2011,
and $55,000.00 received on 30 November 2011

New Zealand National Party
$50,000.00
2 December 2011
Citi Financial Group Limited
102/239 Queen Street
Auckland
$50,000.00 received on 22 November 2011
New Zealand National Party
$53,333.30
2 November 2011
Chris Parkin
90 Cable Street
Wellington
10 donations of $833.33 received monthly between 5 January 2011 and 5 October 2011,
and $45,000.00 received on 2 November 2011
New Zealand National Party
$60,000.00
28 October 2011
Antoines Restaurant Ltd
333 Parnell Road
Parnell
Auckland
$60,000.00 received on 26 October 2011
New Zealand National Party
$35,000.00
28 October 2011
Team McMillan Limited
7 Great South Road
Newmarket
Auckland
$35,000.00 received on 26 October 2011
ACT New Zealand
$110,000.00
11 October 2011
Alan Gibbs
2421 Kaipara Coast Highway
Makarau 0984
$10,000.00 received on 12 May 2011, and
$100,000.00 received on 10 October 2011
New Zealand Labour Party
$50,000.00
6 October 2011
Todd Corporation Ltd
95 Customhouse Quay
Wellington 6140

$50,000.00 received on 27 September 2011

New Zealand National Party
$50,000.00
30 September 2011
Todd Corporation Ltd
95 Customhouse Quay
Wellington 6140

$50,000.00 received on 27 September 2011

ACT New Zealand
$50,000.00
31 August 2011
Christopher & Banks Private Equity Ltd
Level 6
12 Viaduct Harbour Avenue
Auckland
$50,000.00 received on 30 August 2011
ACT New Zealand
$52,335.00
6 July 2011
John Boscawen
Unit 1, 6 Paritai Drive
Orakei
Auckland 1071
$2,335.00 received on 21 March 2011, and
$50,000.00 received on 13 June 2011
New Zealand National Party
$100,000.00    
8 June 2011
Susan Chou
49 Quedley Court
Bucklands Beach
Auckland
$100,000.00 received on 31 May 2011

ACT New Zealand
$100,520.00
30 May 2011

Louis Crimp
164 Mill Road South
RDI
Invercargill 9871

26 donations of $20.00 received fortnightly from 20 May 2010 to 12 May 2011, and
$100,000.00 received on 20 May 2011

 

Last updated: 29 August 2014