Vision and MIssion
To become the premier Department of State in the nation by providing the highest standards of Accurate, Courteous and Timely service. At the Pennsylvania Department of State we ACT.
Under the leadership of the
Secretary of the Commonwealth, the Pennsylvania Department of State promotes
the integrity of the electoral process, provides the initial infrastructure for
economic development through corporate organizations and transactions, and
protects the health and safety of the public.
The Department encourages the highest standards of ethics and competence
in elections, campaign finance, lobbying disclosure, notarization, professional
and occupational licensure, charitable solicitation, and the sports of boxing,
wrestling and mixed martial arts. By
employing the latest technology, the agency delivers exceptional public service
remaining a leader in regulatory and enforcement policies and practices aimed
at protecting every resident of the Commonwealth.