A lobbyist is an organization, corporation or group, or person hired by an individual, corporation or group, to influence public officials, city employees or specific boards and commissions. Unless excepted in the lobbyist ordinance, those who have engaged in lobbying activities and meet any of the below criteria within any of the three month periods beginning the first day of January, April, July, and October, need to register as lobbyists:
Registration Form Reporting Requirements Lobbyist FAQ
Lobbyists must file quarterly reports of lobbying activities, and must identify themselves as lobbyists in their dealings with City officials.
Quarterly Report Form