The standing committees of the House of Commons and Senate make it possible for practically any person or group to access the policy-making process and become a lobbyist. This handy and complete guide coaches prospective witnesses to do it right. Targeted primarily at those who have a stake in advancing a cause 'on the hill', this guide reveals the lessons and advice of experienced parliamentarians and those who work behind the doors of Parliament. It is a 'how-to' for lobbyists and advisors and 'must-read' for students of political science and public administration. This refreshed edition has been updated to reflect key developments in procedure and committee practices in an ever-changing parliamentary environment.