• 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.

    View Historical Information link

  • 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


Public Financing Forms

Gubernatorial / Lieutenant Gubernatorial

All gubernatorial candidates should contact the Compliance Division of the Commission to schedule an appointment for gubernatorial training, or to discuss the requirements and/or restrictions relating to the gubernatorial election. Any gubernatorial candidate that anticipates raising and spending over $100,000 or intends to participate in the public financing program must contact compliance staff to obtain a copy of the Gubernatorial Electronic Filing Software (GEFS) to file the required election reports.

For all gubernatorial assistance please contact the Commission's Compliance staff at (609) 292-8700 or toll free within New Jersey: 1(888) 313-ELEC (3532).

Candidate Forms

Form A-1 link Candidate Sworn Statement - Single candidate spending nothing or $5,100 or less.

Form D-1 Single Candidate Committee Certificate of Organization and Designation of Campaign Treasurer and Depository

Form DX Designation of Deputy Treasurer and/or Additional Depository

Form D-1G (General Election Only) Gubernatorial/Lieutenant Gubernatorial Candidates Certification of Organization and Designation of Campaign Depository and Treasurer.

Form C-1 link Supplemental Contributor Information

Form E-1 link Supplemental Expenditure Information

Form PFD-1 Personal Financial Disclosure Statement

    Instructions for filing the Form PFD-1

Form P-2 Issue Advocacy Organization Report of Contributions and Expenditures

Form P-2A Candidate Certification - Issue Advocacy Organization Participation

Form G-1A Candidate Certification for Public Financing and Debate Participation

Form G-2 Gubernatorial Candidate Sample Ballot Statement

Form AT Application for Termination of Reporting with Net Liabilities (Publicly Financed Gubernatorial Candidates)

Form PF-F Certification and Final Report of Publicly Financed Gubernatorial Candidates with Net Liabilities

Other Gubernatorial Forms

Form DS Gubernatorial Election Debate(s) Sponsor Application