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.

Contact Us


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.

CY 2018 SFI Filing Season Now Open

The Commission’s Statements of Financial Interests (SFI) electronic filing system is now open for filing of SFIs for calendar year (CY) 2018.  An email with a User ID and a password, as well as a link to the Filer Module, was sent to each filer (appointed public employees and elected public officials) with an email address in the system. 

Filers are strongly encouraged to file electronically.  For those who wish to file manually, a printable PDF version of the CY 2018 form and instructions are available on the Commission’s website, by clicking here.

  • The filing deadline for appointed public employees to file their   CY 2018 SFI is Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
  • The filing deadline for elected public officials to file their CY 2018 SFI is Tuesday, May 28, 2019.

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Upcoming Events from State Ethics Commission

  • February 21, 2019 Commission Meeting Notice 

    1 Ashburton Place, 6th floor, Room 619, Boston, MA 02108
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
    9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    Meeting notice and agenda for the February 21, 2019 State Ethics Commission meeting

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