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2017 Election Returns

Please note that the following tables are for illustrative purposes only. All information should be confirmed by viewing the copies of the original returns available in PDF. Nil returns are not shown.

Type of return Total Gifts Received Total Electoral Expenditure Total Reimbursement
Candidates $420,054.76 $831,014.57 $27,687.34
Political parties N/A1 $11,317,495.55 $4,469,899.24
Other persons $6,171,587.70 $6,757,769.47 N/A2
Total $6,591,642.46 $18,906,279.59 $4,497,586.58

1 Political parties and associated entities income for the 2016-2017 financial year will be available from the Commission after Friday, 29 December 2017.

2 Other persons are not eligible to claim reimbursement for electoral expenditure.

Legislative Assembly Candidates

Nil returns are not shown.

Ballot Paper Name District Party Affiliation Total Gifts Received Total Electoral Expenditure
ALMOND, Annette Carine Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $140.00
ARCHIBALD, David Pilbara Pauline Hanson's One Nation $64,500.00 $10,544.36
BALLINGER, Craig Darling Range Micro Business Party $0.00 $1,933.58
BARAIOLO, Sandy Thornlie Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,581.97
BENNETT, Jenny Forrestfield Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $13,226.79
BENNETT, Sibel Thornlie Micro Business Party $0.00 $1,100.00
BEZUIDENHOUT, Rozane Cannington Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,315.50
BHOWANIAH, Danusha Swan Hills Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $100.00
BIVOLTSIS, Jim Churchlands Independent $3,100.00 $19,656.64
BRIGHTMAN, Brian Joondalup Independent $200.00 $5,855.00
BROWN, Paul Geraldton THE NATIONALS $41,700.00 $31,594.52
BROWN, Samuel Jewell Bunbury Pauline Hanson's One Nation $500.00 $1,007.05
BUCHANAN, Craig Rockingham Independent $0.00 $700.00
CAREY, John Perth WA Labor $0.00 $22,500.00
CATANIA, Vince North West Central THE NATIONALS $22,500.00 $20,547.00
CHANG, Tshung-Hui Riverton Pauline Hanson's One Nation $60.00 $1,969.25
CROOK, Tony Kalgoorlie THE NATIONALS $40,778.00 $30,059.12
DARCY, Joseph Laurence Wanneroo Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $9,654.29
DAVIES, Mia Central Wheatbelt THE NATIONALS $19,237.25 $42,372.38
DODD, Margaret Scarborough Pauline Hanson's One Nation $250.00 $3,300.00
DUFFY, Warren Fremantle Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,979.30
FELS, Tony Roe   $0.00 $250.00
FRANCIS, M South Perth Independent $0.00 $586.00
GARBER, Jack Churchlands Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $2,000.00
GILL, Daljeet Churchlands Micro Business Party $0.00 $1,726.09
GOM, Estelle Central Wheatbelt Independent $0.00 $300.00
GORDON, Peter Vasse THE NATIONALS $300.00 $758.93
GOULD, Ray Kalamunda Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,743.22
GRIFFITHS, Anthony Albany Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,888.22
GRYLLS, Brendon Pilbara THE NATIONALS $22,500.00 $15,051.00
HAYWARD, James Bunbury THE NATIONALS $3,000.00 $518.29
HODDINOTT, Susan Butler Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,584.43
HOUSTON, Rob Kimberley THE NATIONALS $33,440.00 $6,249.00
HUNTER, Thomas Warnbro Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $100.00
JOHNSON, Rob Hillarys Independent $11,000.00 $42,179.74
KELLY, James Joseph Moore Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $22,308.66
LANCEE, Alida Cottesloe Independent $5,661.00 $32,508.14
LAWRENCE, James West Swan Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $200.00
LOVE, Shane Moore THE NATIONALS $5,800.00 $36,311.25
MACPHERSON, Greg Wanneroo Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $315.00
MADDOX, Carl Burns Beach Julie Matheson for Western Australia $280.00 $630.00
MALLOY, Aaron Joondalup Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $212.00
MALOV, Dmitry Cottesloe Independent $0.00 $9,000.00
MANGANO, Andrew Nedlands Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $910.70
MARTIN, Peter Joondalup Micro Business Party $0.00 $1,000.00
MARTIN, Wayne Geraldton Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $3,518.37
McNAIR, John Kingsley Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $125.00
MEYERS, Michelle Bateman Pauline Hanson's One Nation $1,190.20 $1,065.30
MILLER, David Collie-Preston Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,942.45
MITCHELL, Julie Belmont Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,858.77
MOLYNEUX, Ian Perth Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $1,546.00
MUBARAK, Kim Mirrabooka Independent $2,000.00 $2,000.00
MURPHY, John Manfred Jandakot Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,230.09
OLD, Sandra Swan Hills Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $601.52
OSTLE, Stuart W Darling Range Shooters, Fishers and Farmers $0.00 $1,329.88
PASSMORE, Trent Midland Shooters, Fishers and Farmers $0.00 $300.00
POLGAR, Sharon Darling Range Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $373.00
POPHAM, Terry Carine Pauline Hanson's One Nation $1,000.00 $3,767.55
PORTELLI, Steve Cockburn Independent $2,500.00 $5,441.67
PYNT, Steven Scarborough Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $3,353.00
REDMAN, Terry Warren-Blackwood THE NATIONALS $13,000.00 $31,652.18
REID, Fiona South Perth Independent $0.00 $16,685.70
REID, Shaun Central Wheatbelt Pauline Hanson's One Nation $1,935.11 $3,011.11
ROSS, Greg Midland Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $832.00
RUNDLE, Peter Roe THE NATIONALS $17,280.00 $25,047.25
SAMRA, Sat Jandakot Micro Business Party $0.00 $2,163.11
SCHOLZ, Alexander J Warnbro Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,151.72
SCHUMACHER, Dave Dawesville Independent $26,984.27 $28,813.17
SCIBILIA, Louie Collie-Preston Independent $0.00 $12,914.99
SECKER, Steven Southern River Independent $0.00 $436.00
SHAVE, Lawrence Dawesville Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,378.75
SHAW, Doug Mandurah Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $4,664.42
SHAW, Jessica Swan Hills WA Labor $0.00 $3,239.00
SINGH, Lucky Swan Hills Micro Business Party $0.00 $1,125.00
SLATER, Ross Murray-Wellington Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $811.00
SMITH, Greg Maylands Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $400.00
SMITH, Ron Butler Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $2,150.00
SOBOH, Miral Belmont Micro Business Party $0.00 $876.10
SORENSEN, Dane North West Central Pauline Hanson's One Nation $6,250.00 $3,366.32
SRIVASTAVA, Ash Southern River Julie Matheson for Western Australia $1,007.00 $3,829.63
SUTTON, Robert Albany THE NATIONALS $7,484.60 $30,490.46
SVILICIC, Alan Dawesville Micro Business Party $0.00 $8,125.00
TANTI, Victor Geraldton Independent $0.00 $5,289.39
TAYLOR, Tim Kwinana Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $800.72
THOMAS, Clinton Collie-Preston Shooters, Fishers and Farmers $0.00 $305.00
TSIRIGOTIS, Athan Carine Micro Business Party $300.00 $3,750.00
VIRK, Mohsin Cannington   $0.00 $2,511.00
WARNOCK, Monique Collie-Preston THE NATIONALS $333.33 $518.29
WATSON, Michael Cottesloe   $862.70 $15,068.80
WAUGH, Gavin Riverton Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $2,785.50
WILSON, Max Wanneroo Independent $500.00 $4,624.25
WRIGHT, Keith David Kimberley Pauline Hanson's One Nation $2,100.00 $4,255.17
ZACKLOVA, Eketerina Roe Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,244.40

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Legislative Council Candidates

Nil returns are not shown.

Ballot Paper Name Region Party Name / Group Affiliation Total Gifts Received Total Electoral Expenditure
ADAMS, Carol South Metropolitan Independent - ADAMS, Carol $0.00 $33,186.84
ALDRIDGE, Martin Agricultural THE NATIONALS 0 4,728.31
BLYTH, Steve Agricultural THE NATIONALS 0 2,090.00
BOMBAK, John North Metropolitan Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $100.00
BOYDELL, Jacqui Mining and Pastoral THE NATIONALS $25,000.00 $0.00
CADDIES, Rod Agricultural Pauline Hanson's One Nation 0 889.3
DE GRUSSA, Colin Agricultural THE NATIONALS 0 7,155.30
ELDRIDGE, Richard James South Metropolitan Pauline Hanson's One Nation $7,299.00 $6,978.56
GLEESON, Daithí South West Flux The System! $0.00 $2,439.52
GOLAWSKI, John North Metropolitan Micro Business Party $0.00 $14,212.00
GOODRICK, Russell East Metropolitan Julie Matheson for Western Australia $850.00 $3,735.00
HALLETT, Nigel South West Shooters, Fishers and Farmers $0.00 $2,452.70
HENG, Henry North Metropolitan Family First $4,789.35 $7,725.00
HIGGINS, John South West Independent - HIGGINS, John $0.00 $7,711.87
JANES, Judi Mining and Pastoral THE NATIONALS $333.33 $0.00
JONES, Laona South Metropolitan Independent - JONES, Laona $710.00 $0.00
KINGSTON, Louise South West THE NATIONALS $583.33 $1,091.78
LAU, Stephen East Metropolitan Julie Matheson for Western Australia $0.00 $739.67
LORRIMAR, Rosemary Anne South Metropolitan Independent $0.00 $520.00
McKINLEY, Craig Agricultural Pauline Hanson's One Nation 1,300.00 1,421.25
MURRAY, Brian Ross North Metropolitan Liberal Democrats $0.00 $868.72
OWEN, Julie Mining and Pastoral Independent - OWEN, Julie $180.00 $4,055.46
RAFFAELLI, Peter South Metropolitan Shooters, Fishers and Farmers $0.00 $544.68
REED, David Gary Agricultural Independent - REED, David Gary 0 39
RUZZI, Joe North Metropolitan Independent - RUZZI, Joe $0.00 $220.00
SCOTT, Philip South Metropolitan Pauline Hanson's One Nation $3,945.00 $4,193.77
SCOTT, Robin David Mining and Pastoral Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $2,208.43
SHANKS, Kai Mining and Pastoral Flux The System! $0.00 $11,020.00
SMITH, Charles East Metropolitan Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $3,384.41
STONEHOUSE, Aaron South Metropolitan Liberal Democrats $0.00 $30,000.00
SWIFT, Peter Agricultural Julie Matheson for Western Australia 0 200
TINCKNELL, Colin South West Pauline Hanson's One Nation $0.00 $1,710.46
TINLEY, Cam South Metropolitan Micro Business Party $0.00 $3,670.02
TUCAK, Michael North Metropolitan Independent - TUCAK, Michael $15,531.29 $14,487.07

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Political Parties

Political Party Total electoral expenditure
Animal Justice Party $10,953.80
Australian Christians (WA) $66,346.00
Australian Labor Party (WA Branch) $4,595,171.67
Daylight Saving Party $394.15
Family First Party WA Inc $0.00
Fluoride Free WA Party $10,485.37
Julie Matheson for Western Australia $48,719.00
Liberal Democratic Party $16,152.29
Micro Business Party $54,996.00
National Party of Australia (WA) Inc $682,471.24
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party (WA) $137,862.97
Socialist Alliance WA $4,545.00
Pauline Hanson's One Nation $170,260.79
The Flux Party - WA $3,400.00
The Greens (WA) Inc. $575,901.47
The Liberal Party of Australia (WA Division) Inc. $4,939,835.80
Total $11,317,495.55

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Other Persons

Nil returns are not shown.

Name/Organisation Total Gifts Received Total Electoral Expenditure
Australian Community Health Services Pty Ltd $742.70 $742.70
Australian Nursing Federation, Industrial Union of Workers Perth  $0.00 $844,449.95
Australian Services Union - National Office $0.00 $27,255.84
Australian Services Union Western Australian Branch $0.00 $395,261.52
Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA (Inc) $0.00 $80,871.00
Community and Public Sector Union PSU Group $0.00 $4,310.30
Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union, Construction and General Division - Western Australian Divisional Branch $0.00 $59,814.56
GetUp Limited $15,560.00 $4,543.51
Maritime Union of Australia - WA $0.00 $241.67
New South Wales Local Government, Clerical, Administrative, Energy, Airlines & Utilities Union $0.00 $29,968.00
RAC WA $0.00 $361,421.42
State School Teachers Union of WA (Inc) $0.00 $77,836.00

The Chamber of Minerals & Energy of Western Australia Inc

$4,360,950.00

$4,361,870.00

UnionsWA Incorporated $1,694,335.00 $306,595.00
United Voice - WA Branch $100,000.00 $114,533.00
WA Prison Officers Union of Workers $0.00 $88,055.00
Total $6,171,587.70 $6,757,769.47

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Electoral Funding Reimbursement

Candidate/Party name District/Region Number of primary votes Amount claimed Reimbursement
Australian Christians (WA) Albany
Armadale
Darling Range
Riverton
Victoria Park
5,762
(total of 5 districts)
$66,345.46 $10,774.54
Australian Labor Party (WA Branch)   1,102,732 $3,441,648.99 $2,062,031.65

BIVOLTSIS, Jim (Independent)

Churchlands

1,056

$3,316.50

$1,974.65

JOHNSON, Rob (Independent) Hillarys

4,745

$42,179.74 $8,872.82
National Party of Australia (WA) Inc   131,089 $312,786.22 $245,127.25
Pauline Hanson's One Nation   175,672 $271,176.63

$220,801.20

PORTELLI, Steve (Independent)

Cockburn

1,194 $2,232.70 $2,232.70
SCHUMACHER, Dave (Independent) Dawesville 2,494 $28,813.17 $4,663.61
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party (WA) Central Wheatbelt
Darling Range
Kalgoorlie
Moore
Murray-Wellington
Pilbara
Roe
Warren-Blackwood
West Swan
Agricultural
Mining and Pastoral
South West
25,877
(total of 9 districts and 3 regions)
$48,689.24 $48,689.24
The Greens (WA) Inc   233,764 $462,086.52 $437,122.32
The Liberal Party of Australia (WA Division) Inc   772,945 $1,868,931.68 $1,445,353.04
WHITFIELD, Mat (Independent) Baldivis 5,346 $9,943.56 $9,943.56
      Total $4,497,586.58

Please note that candidates who did not achieve 4% or more of first preference votes, or did not submit a claim for public funding, are not listed in the table above. Amounts payable in relation to candidates endorsed by registered political parties are made to the agent of that political party.

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