• 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 R-1 Electronic Filing System Software


In order to Edit information entered previously, close any Schedule windows you may be working in, click the Edit function (found in any of the Form R1 Filing, Schedules – either contribution or expenditure, Schedule Details menu).



Select the Schedule you wish to edit from the drop down list. You can locate the entry you wish to edit by leaving all fields blank and clicking “SEARCH” and all the entries will be retrieved. Highlight the entry, click “EDIT” to open the Item Details screen for you to make the necessary changes. Be sure to click “SAVE” when you are finished.

However, if you wish to narrow down the number of entries, and you know something about the entry you wish to edit, such as the name or address of the contributor, the date range, or the contributor type (individual or nonindividual) you can enter some information and quickly locate the entry that requires editing. After you have completed editing, click “SAVE” and the change will be made.