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Office of the Registrar of
Consultant Lobbyists

The Office of the Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists was set up by the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 to ensure transparency in the work of consultant lobbyists and their engagement with Ministers and Permanent Secretaries on behalf of clients.

If you think you might be required to register as a consultant lobbyist, please see our information video below and review the Registrar’s guidance. It is your statutory duty to register in advance of any consultant lobbying activities.

The Register provides information about consultant lobbyists and their clients. You can search the Register, join or login here.

Information video on the Register of Consultant Lobbyists

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Office of the Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists Guidance on registration and quarterly information returns 20 May 2022

Friday 20th May 2022

Consultation on the incidental exception and APPG secretariats March 2022

Thursday 21st April 2022

Return deadlines

Quarterly Information Return deadlines

Using the Register

The Office administers the statutory Register of Consultant Lobbyists. On the register page you can login, join and search the register

About the Registrar

The Registrar is an independent office holder, responsible for keeping and publishing the Register of Consultant Lobbyists.

About our governance

The Office of the Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists is an independent statutory office, sponsored by the Cabinet Office.