Donations to political parties

The tables below show the latest summary data on funding of political parties in Great Britain. For more information, including details of individual donors, visit the Electoral Commission.

2014

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2014
Party Donations (£'s) Public Funds Total
  Conservative 28,950,917 152,663 29,103,580
  Labour 18,523,701 7,541,143 26,064,844
  Liberal Democrat 8,096,689 492,198 8,588,887
  Scottish National 3,772,594 352,854 4,125,448
  UKIP3,500,570 - 3,500,570
  Green 648,660 63,356 712,016
  Plaid Cymru 184,584 79,221 263,805
  BNP 155,414 - 155,414

Source: Electoral Commission

2013

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2013
Party Donations (£'s) Public Funds Total
  Conservative 15,863,107 454,276 16,317,383
  Labour 13,292,359 7,637,993 20,930,352
  Liberal Democrat 3,801,264 492,125 4,293,389
  Scottish National 41,500 349,840 391,340
  Co-operative Party 1,063,597 0 1,063,597
  UKIP 654,162 0 654,162
  BNP 266,150 0 266,150
  Green 190,337 54,886 245,223
  Socialist Party of Great Britain 300,787 0 300,787
  Plaid Cymru 139,952 246,344 386,296
  NO2EU 35,000 0 35,000
  Fulham Group 25,000 0 25,000
  Scottish Green Party 16,929 13,252 30,181
  We Demand A Referendum Now 16,171 0 16,171
  LIFE 12,569 0 12,569
  Democracy 2015 9,772 0 9,772
  Independent Labour Group 8,000 0 8,000
Grand Totals 35,736,656 9,248,716 44,985,372

Source: Electoral Commission

2012

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2012
Party Donations (£'s) Public Funds Total
  Conservative 13,801,282 311,083 14,112,365
  Labour 12,036,055 7,378,958 19,415,013
  Liberal Democrat 2,481,707 495,086 2,976,793
  Scottish National 550,523 329,540 880,063
  Co-operative Party 1,041,314 0 1,041,314
  UKIP 314,410 0 314,410
  BNP 265,987 0 265,987
  Green 254,483 59,896 314,379
  Socialist Party of Great Britain 176,758 0 176,758
  Plaid Cymru 97,917 226,125 324,042
  Don't Cook Party 72,712 0 72,712
  Scottish Green Party 15,672 0 15,672
Grand Totals 31,108,820 8,800,668 39,909,508

Source: Electoral Commission (pdf)

2011

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2011
Party Donations (£'s) Public Funds Total
  Conservative 14,230,027 832,492 15,062,519
  Labour 11,963,093 7,336,068 19,299,161
  Liberal Democrat 4,161,018 402,348 4,563,366
  Scottish National 2,820,727 312,484 3,133211
  Co-operative Party 1,045,454 0 1,045,454
  UKIP 325,957 0 325,957
  Green 158,830 24,858 183,688
  Plaid Cymru 27,067 203,584 230,651
  Scottish Green Party 18,196 8,369 26,565
  BNP 32,000 0 32,000
  Christian Peoples Alliance 10,000 0 10,000
Grand Totals 34,792,369 9,120,203 43,912,572

2010

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2010
Party Donations(£'s) Public Funds Total
  Conservative 31,783,476 1,988,918 33,772394
  Labour 19,861,173 4,355,846 24,217019
  Liberal Democrat 4,889,221 1,245,837 6,135058
  UKIP 996,135 0 996,135
  Co-operative Party 946,225 0 946,225
  Scottish National 353,590 306,244 659834
  BNP 174,000 0 174,000
  Christian Party 160,000 0 160,000
  Green 146,832 0 146,832
  Plaid Cymru 142,415 204,247 346,662
  Buckinghamshire Campaign for Democracy 50,000 0 50,000
  New Party [The] 40,000 0 40,000
  Pro Democracy: Libertas.eu 38,500 0 38,500
  Freedom and Responsibility 28,286 0 28,286
  Scottish Green Party 26,063 0 26,063
  Jury Team 19,500 0 19,500
  Solihull & Meriden Residents Association11,582 0 11,582
  Kidderminster Hospital & Health Concern 11,099 0 11,099
  Mums' Army 8,973 0 8,973
  mums4justice 8,973 0 8,973
  Christian People Alliance 6,405   6,405
Grand Totals 59,702,447 8,101,092  

Donations to political parties during the 2010 general election
Party Week 1 (£) Week 2 (£) Week 3 (£) Week 4 (£) Week 5 (£) Total (£)
  Conservative 1,455,812 2,221,341 645,250 1,375,189 1,620,010 7,317,602
  Labour 783,159 1,490,000 1,416,863 475,000 1,118,177 5,283,199
  Liberal Democrat 20,000 120,000 64,000 500,000 20,000 724,000
  Co-operative Party 33,745 33,745
  Christian 60,000 60,000
  Scottish National 10,000 10,000
  BCD 20,000 20,000
  SMRA 11,582 11,582
Total 2,258,971 3,921,341 2,159,858 2,350,189 2,769,769 13,460,128

2009

Donations and public funds received by political parties in 2009
Party Donations Public Funds Total
  Conservative 27,085,928 5,428,014 32,513,942
  Labour 15,213,494 1,007,201 16,220,695
  Liberal Democrat 3,886,634 2,326,175 6,212,809
  UKIP 1,403,987 0 1,403,987
  Co-operative Party 924,916 0 924,916
  Scottish National 160,879 260,142 421,021
  Plaid Cymru 142,656 271,187 413,843
  Green 352,163 0 352,163
  Christian Party 273,937 0 273,937
  No2EU: Yes to Democracy 97,995 0 97,995
  The New Party 72,500 0 72,500
  Scottish Voice 70,000 0 70,000
  Pro Democracy: Libertas.eu 69,491 0 69,491
  Jury Team 50,000 0 50,000
  BNP 45,332 0 45,332
  mums4justice 35,890 0 35,890
  Mums' Army 26,918 0 26,918
  United Kingdom First 25,441 0 25,441
  East Hert People 22,048 0 22,048
  Scottish Green Party 11,547 8,952 20,499
  Fair Play Fair Trade 16,040 0 16,040
  Christian People Alliance 13,630 0 13,630
  Yes 2 Europe 12,000 0 12,000
  Communist Party of Britain 10,084 0 10,084
  Mebyon Kernow 9,411 0 9,411
  Pirate Party UK 210 0 210
Grand Total 50,033,130 9,301,670 59,334,800

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