Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Corporation

FCA Canada Inc. / David Buckingham, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of FCA Canada

Registration Information

In-house Corporation name: FCA Canada Inc.
Previous in-house corporation names
Responsible Officer Name: David Buckingham, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of FCA Canada 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2006-07-18
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 945675-13465

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 392

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 26

Version 1 of 39 (2006-07-18 to 2007-01-16)

Version 1 of 39 (2006-07-18 to 2007-01-16) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Information about Responsible Officer and Corporation

Corporation: Chrysler Canada Inc.
One Riverside Drive West
P.O. Box 1621 CIMS 240-15-01
Windsor, ON  N9A 4H6
Canada
Telephone number: 519561 9682
Fax number: 519-973-2226  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Reid Bigland, President & CEO  
Description of activities: DaimlerChrysler is a full transportation global company with activities in buses, airplanes, military and passenger vehicles. We sell Chrysler built passenger cars, Dodge light-duty trucks and Jeep sport-utility vehicles, all built in North America. The Company's two Canadian vehicle assembly plants include: Windsor Assembly Plant, which builds the Dodge and Chrysler Minivans and the Chrysler Pacifica, and the Brampton Assembly Plant for the Chrysler 300/300C and the Dodge Magnum and Dodge Charger.
 
The client is a subsidiary of the following parent companies: DaimlerChrysler Corporation
1000 DaimlerChrysler Drive
Auburn Hills, MI
United States of America 48326-2766

Coalition The corporation is not a member of a coalition.
Subsidiary: DaimlerChrysler Corporation
1000 DaimlerChrysler Drive
Auburn Hills, MI
United States of America 48326-2766

Other direct interests The corporation's activities are not controlled or directed by another individual, organization or corporation with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
 
Was the corporation funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Corporation

Name: Reid Bigland
Position title: President & CEO
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Eda Cross
Position title: Manager, External Affairs & Public Policy
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Paul Hansen
Position title: Mgr, Environmental Affairs
Public offices held: No
 
Name: John Jackson
Position title: Mgr, Vehicle Safety & Regulation
Public offices held: No
 
Name: James Lanigan
Position title: Sen Mgr, Product Development & Engineering
Public offices held: No
 
Name: John Mann
Position title: Director of Engineering & Regulatory Affairs
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Larry Robertson
Position title: Mgr, Vehicle Environmental & Energy Programs
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Glenn Russette
Position title: Director of Labour Relations
Public offices held: No
 
Name: Lorraine Shalhoub
Position title: Director, External Affairs & Public Policy
Public offices held: No
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Canada Labour Relations Board (CLRB), Canadian Heritage (PCH), Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA), Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Competition Tribunal (CT), Environment Canada, Finance Canada (FIN), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Health Canada (HC), Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC), Industry Canada, Justice Canada (JC), Members of the House of Commons, National Defence (DND), National Energy Board (NEB), National Research Council (NRC), Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC), Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Privy Council Office (PCO), Public Works and Government Services Canada, Revenue Canada (RC), Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), Solicitor General Canada (SGC), Statistics Canada (StatCan), Technology Partnerships Canada (TPC), Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB), Transport Canada (TC), Treasury Board Of Canada Secretariat (TBS), Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Consumer Issues, Defence, Education, Employment and Training, Energy, Environment, Financial Institutions, Government Procurement, Health, Industry, Infrastructure, Internal Trade, International Trade, Labour, Regional Development, Science and Technology, Taxation and Finance, Telecommunications, Transportation
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: Automotive issues including automotive policies relating to skills and skills development, training, investment, infrastructure, research and development activities, environmental and energy initiatives, border issues, climate change, trade policy, finance and tax policy, customs and tariff issues and vehicle safety.
Subject Matter: Prospective: Automotive issues including automotive policies relating to skills and skills development, training, infrastructure, research and development activities, environmental and energy initiatives, border issues, climate change, trade policy, finance and tax policy, customs and tariff issues and vehicle safety.
 

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Policy or Program Canadian Renewables Fuel Strategy;Manganese in Gasoline;Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
Bill or Resolution Clean Air ActCEPA
Legislative Proposal Motor Vehicle Safety Act
Regulation On-Road Vehicle and Engine Emission Regulations
Grant, Contribution or Other Financial Benefit Technology Partnership Canada