Your donation is critical to support the Newcastle Labor Local Government Committee in electing Labor representatives to Newcastle City Council.
Labor Councillors strive to protect and enhance local services right across the City, and stand for social justice and equality in Council's decisions.
Can you help us prepare for the next Local Government Election by chipping in $5 a week or perhaps a bit more? Please sign up as a regular donor by clicking here.
Just want to make a one off donation? Make your donation here.
Important information for donors:
Donations to the Newcastle Labor Local Government Committee are considered to political donations for the purpose of the NSW electoral law.
By making a donation you declare that:
- Your donation may be used to incur a 'reportable campaign expense'.
- You declare that you are an individual registered on the relevant Australian electoral roll or a business registered within Australia (i.e. a business with an ABN).
- Your donation is not made by or on behalf of a 'prohibited donor' (that is a 'property developer', an associate of a tobacco, liquor or gambling industry).
- You note that Major Political Donor (an individual who makes a reportable political donation or multiple donations of (or exceeding) $1,000 in one financial year) MUST lodge their returns with NSW Electoral Funding Authority (EFA) at the end of each financial year.
Further information on returns and advice on donations can be accessed by visiting the NSW EFA's website: www.efa.nsw.gov.au/information_for/Donors
Donations of up to $1,500/year are tax deductible. Full details from the Australian Tax Office: https://www.ato.gov.au/Non-profit/Gifts-and-fundraising/In-detail/Gifts-and-fundraising/Political-parties/Political-contributions-and-gifts/