A candidate must lodge their statement of expenses with the Supervisor of Elections within 14 days of the election. It must be itemized and complete in all aspects. The statement of expenses can be downloaded and completed by the candidates before returning to the Tonga Electoral Commission Office.
To ensure that you complete the statement of expenses form on time a copy of the statement can be downloaded here:
PLEASE REMEMBER TO COMPLETE THE STATEMENT AND RETURN TO THE TONGA ELECTORAL COMMISSION OFFICE WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE ELECTION.
CANDIDATES SHOULD NOTE FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE STATEMENT OF EXPENSES OR DELIVER A FALSE STATEMENT AND ANY PERSON FOUND GUILTY SHALL BE LIABLE TO A FINE NOT EXCEEDING $10,000 AND MAY BE UNSEATED BY THE ASSEMBLY IF HE HAS ALREADY TAKEN HIS SEAT IN THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY.