Who must register as a Lobbyist?

Anyone who fits one or more of these categories in a calendar year must register as a lobbyist in Kansas.

  • You are compensated to lobby -or-
  • You are formally appointed as the primary representative of an organization, individual or other entity to lobby, regardless of whether or not you receive compensation -or-
  • You spend a total of $100 or more in any calendar year for lobbying activities.

For the definitive explanation of who must register please view the Governmental Ethics Commission lobbyist rules and regulations web page.