Welcome to the New Mexico State Ethics Commission

The State Ethics Commission is an independent state agency that promotes the integrity of state government through the interpretation, enforcement, and improvement of New Mexico’s campaign finance, lobbying, procurement, and governmental conduct laws.

Proceedings Portal

 Parties can use the portal to file, and respond to administrative complaints, along with accessing public cases.         

File a Complaint

To learn about the complaint processes, please refer to the informational guides below.


Advisory Opinions

The Commission issues advisory opinions, interpreting the law. To find formal advisory opinions, please click the link below. To submit a request for an advisory opinion, please email Ethics.Commission@sec.nm.gov.


Email Updates

Interested in keeping up with Commission activity? Join our Interested Persons Email List!

Commission Updates:

Press Release: State Ethics Commission Announces Court Approval of Settlement with Village of Taos Ski Valley Village Councilor Jay Christopher Stagg

Click here to read the Settlement and Release entered into by the Commission and Mr. Jay Christopher Stagg   Click here to read the Order Approving the Settlement...

Press Release: State Ethics Commission files motion for preliminary injunction against The New Mexico Project to enforce disclosure provision of the Campaign Reporting Act

Click here to read the Commission's Motion for Preliminary Injunction Click here to read the Commission's settlement with the Working Families Organization, Inc. Click...

Press release: State Ethics Commission settles with Albuquerque City Council President Dan Lewis

Read the settlement agreement here. Download the press release here.