• 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

    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


Help for GEFS

Inserting Contribution Details

Electronic Filing Contribution Menu

To begin entering contribution information and to “marry” the images of deposit slips, checks, and related documents to the contribution details, CLICK on CONTRIBUTION in the Main Menu.

Inserting Contribution Details

Use SCHEDULE DETAILS to INSERT new contribution information into GEFS, EDIT to modify information previously entered into GEFS, and DELETE to remove contribution information from GEFS.

The EXPORT function will allow you to copy contribution information into other formats or another database for uses other than filing Form P-1 or Form G-1 with the Commission. You may EXPORT data to a comma delimited text file or an Excel spreadsheet.

Insert Contribution Item Details

Select INSERT to enter new contribution details to be “married” to images of deposit slips, checks, and related documents that have already been scanned into GEFS. The Insert Schedule Details Screen will appear:

Insert Contribution Item Details

Item Details Tab

From the SELECT SCHEDULE TYPE drop down box, SELECT the appropriate Form P-1 schedule for which you wish to enter contribution information:

  • Schedule 1 - Receipts Submitted for Match
  • Schedule 2 - Receipts Submitted in Part for Match
  • Schedule 3 - Receipts Not Submitted For or Not Eligible For Match
  • Schedule 4 - Reportable Disbursements.

Descriptions of the Form P-1 schedules begin on the next page.