Frequently Asked Questions
List of Registered Lobbyists.
Any individual, corporation, partnership, or other legal entity employed or retained whether paid or not, by a principal who seeks to encourage the approval, disapproval, adoption, repeal, passage, defeat, or modifications of (a) any ordinance, resolution, action or decision of any City Commissioner; (b) any action, decision, recommendation of the City Manager, any city board or committee, including but not limited to Quasi-Judicial, Advisory Board, Trust, Authority, or Council; or (c) any action, decision or recommendation of city personnel during the time period of the entire decision-making process on the action, decision or recommendation which foreseeably will be heard or reviewed by the City Commission, or a city board or committee, including but not limited to Quasi-Judicial, Advisory Board, Trust, Authority, or Council as pursuant to Ordinance 2017-44.
Lobbyists must register in our Online Portal prior to conducting any lobbying activities. All individuals who conduct lobbying activities and are not currently registered are in violation of the ordinance.
Registration Fee for each principal is $250.00.
Lobbyist Registrations may now be entered and paid ONLINE Lobbyist Registration Portal.
Lobbyist Registration Portal Instruction [PDF]
Online Portal Allows:
- Lobbyist Registration
- Submittal of Expenditure Reporting