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

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


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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


News Room Archive

2007 Analytical and Topical Press Releases

All press releases and press advisories are sent to the State House Press Corps. If you would like a copy of a specific news release‚ please contact the Commission at (609) 292-8700.

November 29‚ 2007 link At a special meeting requested by the State Senate‚ the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) acted today to delay the deadline for officers and directors of not-for-profit organizations to disclose political contributions under the pay-to-play laws.

October 5‚ 2007 link The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission announced today general election debate plans for Senate and General Assembly candidates in the 14th‚ 24th‚ and 37th Clean Elections legislative districts.

September 25‚ 2007 link The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission today temporarily suspended the pay-to-play filing deadline for nonprofit business entities only.

February 16‚ 2007 link Proposed amendments to the rules concerning Lobbyists and Governmental Affairs Agents‚ N.J.A.C. 19:25-20‚ which clarify portions of the Legislative and Governmental Process Activities Act‚ N.J.S.A.52:13C-18 et seq.