The Office of State Ethics is located at 165 Capitol Avenue, Suite 1200, Hartford, CT. Staff is available via telephone 860-263-2400, M-F 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, or by email at

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The Office of State Ethics (OSE) is an independent watchdog agency for the State of Connecticut. The OSE administers Connecticut General Statutes, Chapter 10, Part I for Public Officials and Part II for Lobbyists.

The mission of the Office of State Ethics is to ensure honesty, integrity and accountability in state government through education, interpretation and enforcement of the State of Connecticut Codes of Ethics.  We encourage you to spend time on this site and to call our office with any questions.


Contact Us

Agency Address:
Office of State Ethics
165 Capitol Avenue
Suite 1200
Hartford, CT 06106

Main Phone Number: 860-263-2400
Fax Number: 860-263-2402

Staff Phone Number Listing

Citizen's Ethics Advisory Board

Business Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


Specific Contacts

For the most timely responses, please be sure to direct your questions to the appropriate e-mail address; for example, with lobbyist filing concerns such as, "my password didn’t work" please be sure to send your query to