Parliamentary offices

Departments and offices provide support to MPs and Members of the House of Lords so that they can carry out their duties.

Bicameral offices

Bicameral offices work both for the House of Lords and House of Commons, including the Parliamentary archives, the Education Service and the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

Commons offices

Offices working for the House of Commons, including the House of Commons Information Office (HCIO), the Freedom of Information Office and the Scrutiny Unit

Lords offices

Offices providing support for the House of Lords and its Members including, Lords Committees, Human Resources and the Lords Freedom of Information Office

Overseas Delegations

Delegations to interparliamentary assemblies

Related information

Commons Information Office

The House of Commons Information Office answers questions about the business, history and membership of the House.

Contact the House of Lords

Find out what's on, how to track a Bill and reach a Member of the Lords.

Parliamentary Outreach

Parliamentary Outreach works with local community groups, campaigners, education authorities and non-governmental organisations to strengthen the connection between Parliament and the public.