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***Candidate Filing***

Candidates for General Assembly, Judge, District Attorney, Clerk of Court, and Council of State must file a Statement of Economic Interest (“SEI”).

Please note: You may not file your SEI prior to filing your notice of candidacy. The earliest date you may complete and file your SEI is December 2, 2019. You will have until 5 p.m. on December 30, 2019 to file your SEI.
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Candidates Click here to file your SEI.
State Ethics Commission of North Carolina

Contact us

Physical Address:
430 N. Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
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Mailing Address:
State Ethics Commission
Post Office Box 27685
Raleigh, NC 27611


For SEI questions: [email protected]
For Ethics Education questions: [email protected]
For Advice & Advisory Opinions: [email protected]

Welcome to the State Ethics Commission

Here you will find information on the requirements of the State Government Ethics Act and the Lobbying Law along with other information that provides you with a better understanding of ethics and lobbying in North Carolina. The State Ethics Commission is responsible for interpreting the State Government Ethics Act (SGEA) and Lobbying Law and shares administration of the Lobbying Law with the Secretary of State's Office.

News & Events

State Ethics Commission Meetings

Quarterly Meeting of the State Ethics Commission
Date: November 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Foothills Higher Education Center
Room 212
2128 South Sterling Street
Morganton, North Carolina
New Feature
MPO & RPO TAC MEMBERS SUBJECT TO FINES/PROSECUTION Effective October 1, 2014, Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) members of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO) and Rural Planning Organizations (RPO) will be assessed penalties and face possible criminal sanctions if they fail to timely file a complete Statement of Economic Interest (SEI) and a complete Real Estate Disclosure Form with the State Ethics Commission. Click here for further information.

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