NPP Pegs Parliamentary Filing Fees At GH¢20,000

Aspiring parliamentary candidates of the ruling New Patriotic Party are expected to pay a non-refundable filing fee of GH¢20,000.

The cost will also come with additional GH¢2,000 as application fee.

According to the General of the Party, John Boadu, aspirants who are not sitting Members of Parliament will be expected to pay an amount of GH¢30,000 as Party Development Fee.

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He reveals that women, youth and Persons With Disabilities will, however, enjoy a rebate of 50% on the filing fees and Development Levy.

“All aspiring parliamentary candidates other than the sitting Members of Parliament shall pay a Party Development Fee of GH¢30,000.00.

“However, women, youth and Persons With Disabilities will enjoy a rebate of 50% on the filing fees and Development Levy. By this, they will be required to pay a non-refundable fee of GH¢27,000.”

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