Changes made to election funding and disclosure laws in the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Electoral Act) include the introduction of a new category of political entity - political campaigner.
The list of Political Campaigners currently registered with the AEC can be found on this webpage.
From 1 December 2018 there is a requirement for the registration of a person or entity that meets the definition of a political campaigner. Registration as a political campaigner is required when:
Political campaigners will be required to provide annual financial disclosure returns to the AEC.
The annual financial disclosure for political campaigners will be available for public inspection on Monday 3 February 2020.