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 18-31 of the How to file a new EDS document manual or the ownership videos.

Can't log in?

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


2020-12-20: A revamped Online EDS portal is live!

  • Improved user experience.
  • The EDS form is staying the same, but Online EDS portal will be modernized with a contemporary look and feel consistent with the Chicago Design System.
  • The updated portal supports EDS filing and review on tablets and mobile phones.
  • Registered users will need to change their password in the updated portal.
  • An video overview of the modernized EDS is available at

Previous announcements here.

Welcome to the City of Chicago Online Economic Disclosure Statement. The Online EDS is provided as a service to the citizens, vendors, and employees of the City of Chicago.

You can search for Economic Disclosure Statements filed online after April 2009. To begin searching click on "EDS Search" . To find scanned paper EDSes, please go to the Contracts, Vendors, and Payments web site. Please note that enhanced search features are available only for EDSes filed online, not for paper EDSes, and these enhanced search features are only available here, not on the Contracts, Vendors, and Payments web site.

City of Chicago vendors can self-register for an account on this site by clicking "Vendor Registration." If you forgot your password or user ID, click "Login", and then "Forgot your password?" or "Forgot your user ID?" If you are a person with disabilities and require accommodations to file your Economic Disclosure Statement, please call your City contact.

This system is available at all hours except for scheduled and/or emergency maintenance. Downtime is scheduled as announced for Wednesday nights or weekends. City staff can be reached during business hours, 8:30AM to 4:30PM Central Time, Monday thru Friday excluding holidays.