ELEC

  • What is ELEC?

    Established in 1973‚ ELEC monitors the campaign financing of all elections in the State. Whether the election is for Governor or Mayor‚ member of the Legislature or a City Council‚ candidates and campaign organizations are required to file with the Commission contribution and expenditure reports.

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  • Hours of Operation

    Commission:
    9:00 am-5:00 pm‚ Monday - Friday

    Public Room:
    9:15 am-4:45 pm‚ Monday - Friday

    Email

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  • Address

    The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission is located at 28 W. State Street‚ 13th Floor‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey.

    By U.S. Mail

    New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission‚ P.O. Box 185‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey 08625-0185.

    By Commercial Delivery Service

    New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission‚ 28 West State Street‚ 13th floor‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey 08608.

  • By Phone

    General information and Help Desk at: (609) 292-8700

    Toll Free within New Jersey: 1(888) 313-ELEC (3532)

    By Fax

    48-hour notices only: (609) 292-7662‚ (609) 292-7664‚ (609) 292-4301 or (609) 292-4416. Other reports will not be accepted by fax.

    Legal Section: (609) 777-1457

    Administration Section: (609) 777-1448

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Compliance Manuals

Compliance Manual for Candidates Compliance Manual for Candidates
The “Compliance Manual for Candidates” is applicable to candidates participating in an election. Note that a person who is a “write-in” is also considered to be a candidate and must file reports under certain circumstances. Persons engaging in “pre-candidacy” activity should also use this Manual.

Compliance Manual for Continuing Political Committees (CPCs), Legislative Leadership Committees (LLCs), and Political Party Committees (PPCs) Compliance Manual for Continuing Political Committees (CPCs), Legislative Leadership Committees (LLCs), and Political Party Committees (PPCs)Compliance Manual for Continuing Political Committees (CPCs), Legislative Leadership Committees (LLCs), and Political Party Committees (PPCs)
The guidance provided in this Manual is applicable to Continuing Political Committees (CPCs), Legislative Leadership Committees (LLCs), and Political Party Committees (PPCs).

These Manuals are not intended to supersede the Act and regulations, and in the event of any inconsistency, the Act and regulations prevail. Accordingly, it is recommended that treasurers obtain a copy of the regulations by contacting the Commission or by accessing them on the Commission's website Commission's Web Site

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