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

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  • Address

    As of December 4‚ 2017‚ the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission will be located at 25 South Stockton Street‚ 5th Floor‚ Trenton‚ NJ 08608.

    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‚ 25 South Stockton Street‚ 5th Floor‚ Trenton‚ NJ 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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News Room

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 or subscribe to receive ELEC News via email



Analytical and Topical Press Releases

January 20 2020 Press Release January 20 2020 Buffeted by short– and long–term trends‚ fund–raising by the Big Six political committees slumped to a new low in 2020‚ according to reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).

January 19 2020 Press Release January 19 2020 The state’s “Big Six” political fund–raising committees received 94 percent less money from public contractors during the past decade than they did during the previous one‚ according to a new analysis by the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).

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Advisories

January 15 2020 Press Release January 15 2021 The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) has approved $1‚692‚365 in public matching funds for the 2021 gubernatorial primary campaigns of Republican candidate Jack Ciattarelli. It is the first disbursement approved during the 2021 primary election under the state’s public gubernatorial finance program.

January 13 2020 Press Release January 13 2021 The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission will have a meeting at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday‚ January 19‚ 2021 via GoToWebinar.

January 08 2020 Press Release January 08 2021 On Tuesday‚ January 12‚ 2021 at 10:00 a.m.‚ the 20–Day Postelection reports filed by candidates and committees that participated in the December Runoff that occurred on December 15‚ 2020 (pursuant to Executive Order No. 193) will be available for public inspection on the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission’s (ELEC) website and at its offices at 25 S. Stockton Street‚ 5th floor in Trenton.

January 08 2020 Press Release January 08 2021 The fourth quarterly report of the State Political Party Committees and the Legislative Leadership Committees‚ filed on or before January 15‚ 2021‚ will be available for public inspection on the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission’s (ELEC) website and at its offices at 25 S. Stockton Street‚ 5th floor in Trenton.

January 06 2020 Press Release January 06 2021 Two mayors and eleven municipal candidates must pay fines and fees totaling $14‚122.64 for violating the Campaign Contributions and Expenditures Reporting Act‚ the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) announced today.

January 06 2020 Press Release January 06 2021 The fourth quarterly report (Form Q-4) filed by Governmental Affairs Agents‚ filed on or before January 11‚ 2021‚ will be available for public inspection on the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission’s (ELEC) website and at its offices at 25 S. Stockton Street‚ 5th floor in Trenton.

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