Governance of the House of Commons

Governance of the House of Commons

The House of Commons is governed by a group of MPs who make up the House of Commons Commission. The day to day running of the House is delegated to senior officials on the House of Commons Management Board. This page sets out information on the work and membership of the governing bodies and supporting committees, related publications, policies, and business and financial information relating to the House of Commons

Related information

House of Commons Information Office

Contact details

Telephone enquiry service is open between 10am-12 midday and 2pm-4pm (Monday to Friday).

The telephone enquiry service will be closed from Monday 22 December 2014 until Friday 2 January 2015 inclusive, but we will be answering email enquiries during that period.


The HCIO produces a number of publications that include:

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