TOSCA: 5 simple lobbying tips

Some simple steps to help you plan your next lobbying campaign.

T: Target the MPs who have shown an interest or have a responsibility over the issue you’re interested in promoting.

O: Be clear about what you are trying to achieve – what are your objectives? Have a clear outcome in mind.

S: Identify your strategy and the key milestones.

C: Ask yourself how this will play to the MP’s constituents or responsibilities.

A: Be clear about your ask.

What’s your opinion? Which tip grabs your attention most? Please do leave a comment.

Useful stuff

“Lobbying is the practice of individuals and organisations trying to influence the opinions of MPs and Lords. Methods of lobbying vary and can range from sending letters, making presentations, providing briefing material to Members and organised rallies”. (click here for more information).

End note

A little light relief from TOSCA before you get started.

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