Lobbyists Registration

Welcome to the Ontario lobbyists registry. You will find everything you need to create an account, file a registration, search the registry and more. Please note: this site is optimized for use with Internet Explorer.

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What's New


The Lobbyists Registry will not be available from Tuesday, June 28 until Friday, July 1 so that the Office can implement changes to the registration system.

Lobbyist Registration Checklists

Registration and Compliance Checklists are now available to assist Lobbyists in ensuring complete and compliant registrations.  Find them in Resources

Amendments to the Act

Effective July 1, 2016, Ontario’s lobbyists registry is changing, including new questions on registration forms, a single registration form for entire for-profit companies, a lower threshold for registration for in-house lobbyists and new investigative and enforcement powers for the Integrity Commissioner as Lobbyists Registrar.
Details can be found in the Lobbyists Registration Act, 1998

How Am I Affected?

Learn more here:
Consultant Lobbyists
In-house (Persons & Partnerships)
In-house (Organizations)

Have a question?

We are available to help you with such questions as how to create an account, file an initial registration and submit a notice of termination. If you have a question specific to your lobbying undertaking, we may also be able to provide you with an advisory opinion.

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Getting Started

Follow four easy steps to register as a lobbyist.
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Types of lobbyists

The Act defines three types of paid lobbyists.
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Interpretation Bulletins

Helpful information to navigate the Act.
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