Under the Lobbyist Code of Conduct, a lobbyist is a person, company or organisation who works on behalf of a third-party client to influence government decisions.
All lobbyists must apply to join the register. They can’t conduct lobbying activities until they’ve been approved and appear on the register.
If you’re a Government Affairs Director
Government Affairs Directors also engage in lobbying activities but must register on the Register of Government Affairs .
Reviewed 11 May 2023