State Ethics Commission

State Ethics Commission

The State Ethics Commission is an independent state agency that administers and enforces the provisions of the conflict of interest law and financial disclosure law.


1 Ashburton Place, 6th floor, Room 619, Boston, MA 02108


Open M-F 9am-5pm


Legal Division (617) 723-5851
Enforcement Division (617) 723-4086

Who we serve

The State Ethics Commission serves the public by fostering integrity in government. The independent agency provides free advice to all public employees on the conflict of interest law, and civilly enforces this law. You can contact the Ethics Commission to obtain legal advice, file a complaint, obtain a statement of financial interest or conflict of interest law disclosure form, or complete statutory conflict of interest law requirements.

Notice of Office Closure- Thursday, December 28, 2017

The Commission’s Office will be closed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 28th, so that the staff may attend the memorial service for Deirdre Roney, the Commission’s General Counsel.  Deirdre's obituary can be found at:  DEIRDRE RONEY Obituary - Brookline, MA | Boston Globe

Upcoming Events

  • January 18, 2018 Commission Meeting Notice 

    1 Ashburton Place, 6th floor, Room 619, Boston, MA 02108
    Thursday, January 18, 2018
    9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Meeting notice and agenda for the January 18, 2018 State Ethics Commission meeting


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