Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 07 to noon on Thursday, Dec. 09

COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is now available for everyone 5 and older! Get your children vaccinated today. Find a City-run vaccine clinic or partner vaccine clinic to protect yourself and your loved ones. If you have questions about vaccination, call (215) 685-5488.

Board of Ethics

A public hearing on the Proposed Amendment (PDF) to Board of Ethics Regulation No. 3 (Statement of Financial Interest) will be held on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 1:00 pm via Zoom. See the calendar or meeting agendas for Zoom access information.

What we do

The Board of Ethics (BOE) administers and enforces the City’s public integrity laws.

We focus on:

  • Financial disclosures.
  • Campaign finance rules.
  • Lobbying.
  • Gifts and gratuities.
  • Conflicts of interest.
  • Post-employment activities and representation.
  • Political activity restrictions for City employees and officials.

BOE advises on possible ethics violations, educates others on rules and regulations, conducts investigations, and enforces ethics rules.

Formed in 2006, the independent, five-member board is appointed by the mayor and approved by City Council for five-year terms.

Connect

Address
1515 Arch St.
18th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
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Events

  • Dec
    8
    Board of Ethics Public Meeting
    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
    via Zoom

    Board of Ethics Public Meeting

    December 8, 2021
    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, 2 hours
    via Zoom
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    Agenda and link to join meeting will be shared the week of the meeting.
  • Dec
    9
    City Board and Commission Ethics Training (Full)
    4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
    via Zoom

    City Board and Commission Ethics Training (Full)

    December 9, 2021
    4:30 pm to 5:30 pm, 1 hour
    via Zoom
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    City Board and Commission training is designed specifically for members of Philadelphia Boards and Commissions that exercise significant powers of government. The 1-hour training satisfies the annual ethics training requirement and delves into several topics, including conflicts of interest, gifts and gratuities, and political activity. Email BOE.training@phila.gov for registration information.
  • Dec
    14
    General Ethics Training for City Employees and Officers
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm
    via Zoom

    General Ethics Training for City Employees and Officers

    December 14, 2021
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm, 1 hour
    via Zoom
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    This course is mandatory for NEW City employees and those City employees who have not yet attended ethics training. The Philadelphia Code requires all City employees to receive ethics training, which is provided by the Philadelphia Board of Ethics.

    Register at bit.ly/BOEtraining

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