We make government relations our business, so you can focus on yours

Delivering government relations campaigns with impact for over 30 years.
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Lobbying

Experience managing diverse portfolios within the political sphere and the public service, and at all government levels.

Strategy & Analysis

Expertise, sector knowledge and seasoned professional judgement to complement and support the government relations activities of your management team.

Communications & Events

Products, strategies and opportunities to engage government officials in memorable and meaningful ways.

Why Government Relations?

Activities undertaken by governments at all levels impact our personal and professional lives in countless ways. A critical feature of the Canadian parliamentary system is our ability to engage in the political and policy process in meaningful ways to influence the direction and decisions of government.

Government relations (GR) is a specialized field in which political analysis and strategy come together to help organizations:

  • create and maintain positive relationships with government;
  • ensure government is aware of the role and benefits they provide to society and the economy;
  • contribute positively and constructively to the government’s agenda, and regulatory and decision-making processes; and
  • present new ideas on policy, partnership or investment opportunities that could produce important benefits for Canadians.

Whatever your ideas, interests or concerns, our team of GR professionals is ready to help your organization take a proactive role in creating the conditions necessary for you to succeed.

Why Capital Hill Group?

We have achieved important government relations objectives for clients across a broad range of sectors that have involved project-based, longer-term or cross-sectoral initiatives. See what some of our clients have had to say.

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Our Value

A considered and constructive way forward

Our approach is to understand where clients’ interests connect with the work of government, how they fit within the history and future direction of related files, and the stakeholder engagement required to see them through. In this way, we provide strategies for achieving government relations objectives that are as informed as they are effective.

Hands-on government relations

Whether it’s on Parliament Hill, Queen’s Park or Toronto City Hall, our Senior Partners and Consultants work regularly with members of the public service and elected and non-elected officials from all political parties. We know how the parliamentary process works and provide actionable advice to clients at all points in their government relations strategy to help them navigate the system.

An extension of your management team

We begin every new client relationship with an intensive study of their industry, issues and objectives to ensure we provide relevant, timely information and advice concerning parliamentary activities impacting our clients’ areas of interest. This also enables us to act as extensions of our clients’ interests and move their issues forward without day-to-day guidance, when required.

Expertise that fits

We build teams of Senior Consultants with the right expertise to manage our clients’ issues and requirements. With offices in three cities and a network of partners throughout Canada, clients benefit from a consistent, nation-wide government relations strategy that delivers local expertise tailored to specific governments and regions.

Our Services

Whether you want to change old ideas or develop new ones, generate support for a specific project or build relationships, we understand how governments work and can effectively deliver the many facets of a government relations program.

Our Expertise

We build teams with the right expertise to manage your unique issues and requirements and to act as extensions of your interests, from the development of the government relations program through to implementation.

Our Team

Our Partners & Networks

To provide our clients with enhanced government relations, business development and networking opportunities, CHG has an established and growing network of partners and affiliates that are leaders in their field of expertise. Contact us to learn more about how we can put these professionals to work for you.

Contact

Ottawa
45 O'Connor Street
Suite 1540
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 1A4
Tel: 613.235.0221
Fax: 613.235.9694

Toronto
777 Bay Street
Suite 2803
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 2C8
Tel: 416.979.1115
Fax: 416.979.0958