Can't print your certificate of filing?

You submitted an "Information Update", which is not a complete EDS. Click "My EDS", "Create New" and select "Contract" EDS. Once you submit the "Contract EDS", you will receive a certificate.

Just getting started?

Check out this handy Cheat Sheet for the new and improved Online EDS portal. Register and file your EDS in no time using our Quick Start Guide.

Need help with disclosing multiple layers of ownership?

Take a look at the pages 14-23 of the How to file a new EDS document manual or the ownership videos.

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Try "Login" in the upper right corner. Use "Forgot Your User ID?" and/or "Forgot Your Password?" if needed.


Contact the EDS Help Desk at or call 312-744-HELP between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., M-F (excluding City Holidays). Online Help Manuals are available under "Support, Online EDS Manuals"

Welcome to the City of Chicago Online Economic Disclosure Statement

Economic Disclosure Statements filed online after April 2009 are available by clicking on "EDS Search" . PDF EDSes are available at Contracts, Vendors, and Payments web site. Enhanced search features are available only for EDSes filed online, not for PDF EDSes. These enhanced search features are only available here, not on the Contracts, Vendors, and Payments web site.

This system is available at all hours except for scheduled and/or emergency maintenance. Downtime is scheduled as announced for Wednesday nights or weekends.