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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ELEC Connect

Alaska Case Could Spell Trouble for Contribution Limits by Jeff Brindle

An obscure legal challenge in the Land of the Midnight Sun may join a recent line of U.S. Supreme Court cases that have shaken up the status quo in campaign finance law.
continue Press Advisory 08 24 2017

Press Advisory: Public Matching Funds

The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) has approved $808,636 in public matching funds for the two major party nominees in this year’s 2017 gubernatorial general election.
continue Press Advisory 08 24 2017

Press Advisory: Public Matching Funds

The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) has approved $816,190 in public matching funds for the two major party nominees in this year’s 2017 gubernatorial general election.
continue Press Advisory 08 10 2017

Press Advisory: Sponsors of Lieutenant Governor Debate Announce Details

A general election debate between the two candidates for Lieutenant Governor will be held at 8 pm Monday, October 16, 2017, the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) announced today.
continue Press Advisory 08 09 2017

Press Advisory: Meeting Cancelled

The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission has canceled the Commission meeting scheduled for August 15, 2017.
continue Press Advisory 08 09 2017

Redistricting Case Could Trigger Surge in Campaign Spending by Jeff Brindle

The U.S. Supreme Court will take up a case in the fall that could change the way legislative districts are redrawn and potentially increase the amount of money spent on politics by making legislative elections more competitive.
continue Press Advisory 08 02 2017

Press Advisory: Enforcement Actions

Updates to enforcement actions are now available for review today August 2, 2017 on the website of the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission, Executive Director Jeff Brindle announced today.
continue Press Advisory 08 02 2017

ELEC-Tronic Newsletter, Issue 98 • August 2017

The goal of the newsletter is to acquaint the State’s residents with important information in the areas of campaign finance‚ gubernatorial public financing‚ lobbying‚ and pay-to-play.
continue ELEC-Tronic News Issue 98 August 2017

Press Advisory: County Party Fund-Raising

County party fund-raising during the first six months of 2017 reached its highest point in a decade due in part to an influx of national party funds related to this year’s gubernatorial election, according to the latest reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).
continue Press Advisory 08 01 2017

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