My Vote Counts (MVC) welcomes the statement by the Alliance Political Council with regards to the stance it has taken to call on ‘government to introduce legislation to regulate political party funding.’

The lack of regulation around political parties’ finances has created a breeding ground for corruption, secrecy, and state capture. In order for democracy to thrive, we need party funding to be transparent and carefully regulated, to ensure that wealthy individuals, companies and even foreign governments are not able to influence politicians by making secret donations.

To read the full MVC Statement, click here..