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1. Is there a ban on donations from foreign interests to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

2. Is there a ban on donations from foreign interests to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

3. Is there a ban on corporate donations to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

4. Is there a ban on corporate donations to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

5. Is there a ban on donations from Trade Unions to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

6. Is there a ban on donations from Trade Unions to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

7. Is there a ban on anonymous donations to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

8. Is there a ban on anonymous donations to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

9. Is there a ban on donations from corporations with government contracts to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

10. Is there a ban on donations from corporations with government contracts to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

11. Is there a ban on donations from corporations with partial government ownership to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

12. Is there a ban on donations from corporations with partial government ownership to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

13. Is there a ban on the use of state resources in favour or against a political party or candidate?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

14. Is there a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a political party during a non-election specific period?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...]The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources.”
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

15. If there is a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a political party during a non-election specific period, what is the limit?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
16. Is there a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a political party during an election?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

17. If there is a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a political party during an election, what is the limit?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
18. Is there a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a candidate?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

19. If there is a limit on the amount a donor can contribute to a candidate, what is the limit?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
20. Is there a limit on the amount a candidate can contribute to their own election campaign?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

21. Is there a limit on in-kind donations to political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment
  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

22. Is there a limit on in-kind donations to candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

23. Is there a ban on political parties engaging in commercial activities?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

24. Is there a ban on political parties taking loans in relation to election campaigns?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

25. Is there a ban on candidates taking loans in relation to election campaigns?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

26. Is there a ban on donors to political parties/candidates participating in public tender/procurement processes?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

27. Are there provisions requiring donations to go through the banking system?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    “In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing.”

    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

Question Value
28. Are there provisions for direct public funding to political parties?
  • CodeNo public funding available
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. There is no public funding for political parties or candidates, so that electoral campaigns must be privately funded."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

29. What are the eligibility criteria for political parties to receive public funding?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
30. What is the allocation calculation for political parties to receive public funding?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment
  • Source
31. What are the provisions on 'ear marking' direct public funding to political parties (how it should be used)?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
32. Are there provisions for free or subsidized access to media for political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. There is no public funding for political parties or candidates, so that electoral campaigns must be privately funded."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

33. What criteria determine allocation for free or subsidized access to media for political parties?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
34. Are there provisions for free or subsidized access to media for candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. There is no public funding for political parties or "candidates, so that electoral campaigns must be privately funded."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

35. Are there provisions for any other form of indirect public funding?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    'In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. There is no public funding for political parties or candidates, so that electoral campaigns must be privately funded."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

36. Is the provision of direct public funding to political parties tied to gender equality among candidates?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. There is no public funding for political parties or candidates, so that electoral campaigns must be privately funded."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

37. Are there provisions for other financial advantages to encourage gender equality in political parties?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no such provisions.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

Question Value
38. Is there a ban on vote buying?
  • CodeYes
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source

    "Bribery. The following persons shall be deemed guilty of bribery within the meaning of this Act

    (1) Every person who, directly or indirectly, by himself or herself or by any other person on his or her behalf, gives, lends, or agrees to give or lend, or offers, promises, or promises to procure or to endeavour to procure any money or valuable consideration to or for any elector, or to or for any person on behalf of any elector, or to or for any other person in order to induce any elector to vote or refrain from voting, or corruptly does any such act as aforesaid on account of any elector having voted or refrained from voting at any election."

    Source: Section 88 (1), Representation of the People Act, 2011

39. Are there limits on the amount a political party can spend?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

40. If there are limits on the amount a political party can spend, what is the limit?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
41. Are there limits on the amount a candidate can spend?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

42. If there are limits on the amount a candidate can spend, what is the limit?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
43. Are there limits on the amount that third parties can spend on election campaign activities?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

44. Are there limits on traditional media advertising spending in relation to election campaigns?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

45. Are there limits on online media advertising spending in relation to election campaigns?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

46. Do any other restrictions on online media advertisement (beyond limits) exist?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no regulations regarding political finance.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...} Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

Question Value
47. Do political parties have to report regularly on their finances?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.'
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

48. Do political parties have to report on their election campaign finances?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

49. Do candidates have to report on their election campaign finances?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. "
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

50. Do third parties have to report on election campaign finances?
  • CodeNo
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] The origin of private funds is not regulated and there are no prohibitions on foreign and anonymous sources. Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

51. Is information in reports from political parties and/or candidates to be made public?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
52. Must reports from political parties and/or candidates reveal the identity of donors?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
53. Must reports from political parties and/or candidates include information on itemized income?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
54. Must reports from political parties and/or candidates include information on itemized spending?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
55. Which institution(s) receives financial reports from political parties and/or candidates?
  • CodeNo Institution specified
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source
56. Which institution(s) is responsible for examining financial reports and/or investigating violations?
  • CodeNo institution specified
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances.'
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

57. What power is granted to the institution(s) responsible for examining reports and/or investigating violations?
  • CodeNot applicable
  • Comment

    There are no obligations regarding political finance reporting.

  • Source

    Source: Representation of the People Act (with amendments), 2011

    "In Grenada, there is no specific legislation and no regulations that directly address the issue of campaign financing. [...] Grenada has established no limits on campaign spending and political parties are not required to disclose their finances."
    Source: OAS (2018), Preliminary Report of Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of America States in Grenada, OAS

58. What sanctions are provided for political finance infractions?
  • CodeFines | Prison
  • Comment

    BLANK

  • Source

    "Penalty for bribery, treating or undue influence
    Every person who is guilty of bribery, treating or undue influence, under the provisions of this Act shall, on summary conviction thereof, be liable to imprisonment for two years, or to a fine not exceeding two thousand four hundred dollars, or to both such imprisonment and fine."

    Source: Section 92, Representation of the People Act, 2011

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