In 2020, My Vote Counts released a report unpacking the public funding of South Africa’s political parties. Since then, there have been fundamental changes to the legislation that governs public funding.

This report seeks to provide a background and comment on recent developments and changes to the law, followed by an overview of how political party funding is governed in South Africa. I addition, we explore what parties have received in public funding between 2014 and 2021, as well as the challenges in accessing information about public funding of political parties. Click on the link below to download the pdf report.

How Many Rands 2022