Amended law will improve transparency of political party funding

Parties have to publicly disclose their financial backers


15 June 2020

Political donations: the silence of the developers

Most fail to answer questions sent by the Observatory Civic Association

By and

6 May 2019

Understanding the My Vote Counts judgment

Within the next 18 months South Africans are likely to find out who funds which political parties


27 June 2018

Understanding the party funding judgment

Judge finds that privacy of donors is not a good enough reason to limit the right to vote


28 September 2017

Disclosure of party funding: only if it’s relevant, says DA

Not all funding information is useful to voters, argues opposition party


16 August 2017

Voters have a right to information about party funding, court told

DA to oppose calls for disclosure of funders


15 August 2017

Parliament committee on party funding begins its work

First meeting discusses whether ruling party is entitled to make its own representation

By and

4 August 2017