Expenditure on advertising, market research, polling and direct mail

In accordance with section 175ZE of the Electoral Act 1907, the department incurred the following expenditure in advertising, market research, polling, direct mail and media advertising.

Total expenditure for 2018–19 was $595,532.49. Expenditure was incurred in the following areas (detailed below).

(1) All expenditure associated with Media Advertising Organisations has been reported within Advertising Expenditure.
(2) Expenditure for services provided to the Indian Ocean Territories are fully compensated by the Federal Government.