• 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



If you are entering numerous entries with the same date and/or dollar amount, click on “Settings” and click on “Repeat Date.” Likewise, click on “Settings” and click on “Repeat Amount” for entries of the same amount. You can turn either of these options on or have them on together. The date and/or dollar amount fields will repeat after saving the first record.

Using the Tab key will help you move through the fields quickly when entering information. Also, you may click in the text box field to move the cursor.

When entering a contribution/disbursement/adjustment involving the same entity (contributor, vendor, or financial institution), you can save time by:

  • Clicking on the drop down list to select the appropriate name; or,
  • Start typing the name of the entity; or,
  • Use the down arrow key on the keyboard to scroll through the list to find and select the name.


Once the entity name is selected, all the appropriate address, account or other information from the entity will be copied to the new contribution/disbursement/adjustment record.