All filers registered with OCPF can file their periodic campaign finance reports and late contribution reports online. File Online
OCPF has announced an End-of-Life date of March 1, 2015 for Reporter 5, OCPF's downloadable e-filing application.
Please use Web Reporter (see left) for your e-filing needs until the launch of Reporter 6 on March 2, 2015.
CPF 22 ballot question spending reports are filed by individuals, for-profit business corporations, associations and organizations.
CPF 22A reports are filed by the treasurers of cities, towns, or other governmental units.
View a listing of the most recently filed reports, in descending order by filing date.Go
View independent expenditure reports filed by IE PACs. The reports are grouped by year and can be filtered by filer, candidate, or date.
View reports of electioneering communications filed by individuals, groups and associations. The reports are grouped by year and can be filtered
by filer, candidate or date.
View reports of independent expenditures filed by individuals, groups, associations, corporations, labor unions, political committees or
other entities. The reports are grouped by year and can be filtered by filer, candidate or date.
View the reports filed by candidates in special elections, grouped by seat.
View reports filed by legislative candidates, grouped by seat, from 2002 to the present.
View report filed by political action committees, grouped by year from 2002 to the present.
View ballot question committee reports, grouped by ballot question.
View reports filed by candidates with recount, legal defense or inaugural fund accounts.
Visualize our campaign finance data using maps and charts.
Search all itemized contributions and expenditures for all registered filers.
Browse a listing of all candidates and committees registered with OCPF to view reports, report data or contact information.
View a listing of the campaign finance report filing schedules for all candidates and committees.
View a listing of newly organized candidates and committees, with links to their organizational documents.
Visit pages set up for each municipality that reports with OCPF to view the elected officials for that city, their campaign finance reports and other helpful links. Go
Download a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet or a tab-delimited text file of all filers who register with OCPF.
OCPF welcomes requests for advisory opinions or confidential requests for reviews via email. For more information, please
visit the Legal Questions section of our Legal Resources page.
Search all sections of Ch. 55, the campaign finance law, Ch. 55C, the public financing law, and OCPF''s regulations
(CMR 970), interpretive bulletins, memoranda, advisory opinions and guidance letters. Some older opinions may have been
superseded by subsequent changes in the campaign finance law or by OCPF's interpretation of the statute. Please
contact OCPF's Legal Department with any questions.
OCPF audits all campaign finance reports and reviews complaints alleging violations of the campaign finance law.
View the public records of the enforcement actions or rulings resulting from OCPF's audits and reviews.
Chapter 55 is the Massachusetts general law governing campaign finance.
OCPF provides an unofficial version of Chapter 55. The official version of the law is printed in the Official Edition of the General Laws of Massachusetts.
The campaign finance activity regulations promulgated by OCPF.
OCPF provides an unofficial version of these regulations. The official version is on file with the State Publications and Regulations Division of the Secretary of State's Office.
OCPF issues opinions concerning prospective activities in response to questions by candidates, committees and the public.
View a chronological index of all AOs issued by OCPF since 1982, with links to the full text of each opinion.
Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, State Secretary, State Treasurer or State Auditor.Go
Seats in the State Senate and State House.Go
Committees that raise and spend money to support or oppose one or more statewide, legislative, district & county, mayoral or some city council candidates, based upon stated principles or interests. These PACs organize and file periodic reports with OCPF.Go
Mayor or City Councilor in Boston, Brockton, Cambridge, Fall River, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, New Bedford, Newton, Quincy, Somerville, Springfield and Worcester.Go
One of the eight district seats of the Executive Council.Go
County Clerks of Court, Commissioners & Treasurers; Registers of Deeds & Probate; District Attorneys; Sheriffs and Suffolk County Clerks of Superior & Supreme Judicial Courts.Go
Legal defense, recount or inaugural funds.Go
A political action committee that only receives donations to make independent expenditures, and only makes independent expenditures.Go
For questions appearing on the ballot of the next state election.Go
For questions appearing on the ballot of a city or town election.Go
Ward, Town or City Committees of a State Political Party.Go
Agawam, Amesbury, Attleboro, Beverly, Braintree, Chicopee, Easthampton, Everett, Fitchburg, Gardner, Gloucester, Greenfield, Haverhill, Holyoke, Leominster, Malden, Marlboro, Medford, Melrose, Methuen, Newburyport, North Adams, Northampton, Peabody, Pittsfield, Revere, Salem, Taunton, Waltham, West Springfield, Westfield, Weymouth and Woburn.