As a result of changes in the reporting rules, there are separate filing for School Board races for political parties (or Elector Organizations).
The top spender in the last civic election was Vision Vancouver, that spent a combined $3,410,533 for the Council, Park Board and School Board races. The NPA in comparision declared $2,021,090 for spending on the campaign. The Green Party of Vancouver spent $83,396 during the 2014 civic election; their party rules do not permit donations from developers and cap contributions to a maximum of $5,000 per donor.
For further information on past election races, please see our analysis of spending during the 2011 campaign: