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See what is happening today in both Houses, read previous debates in Hansard and get the latest select committee reports. Explore research from the parliamentary libraries and find out how to access the archives.

View and search Commons and Lords Hansard

The Official Report (Hansard) is the edited report of proceedings of both the House of Commons and the House of Lords

Written Questions and Answers and Written Statements

Browse, search or print Written Questions and Answers, and Written Statements from the House of Commons and House of Lords.

Commons business papers

The House of Commons business is set out in a collection of daily papers.

Lords business papers

Track the business of the House of Lords using the full range of Lords Business Papers

Committee publications

Committee publications

Parliamentary committees produce a wide range of publications, including reports, and records of evidence sessions and debates.

House of Commons publications

House of Commons publications

Commons publications covering parliamentary standards, accounts, management, standing orders and MPs' financial interests.

House of Lords publications

House of Lords publications

Lords publications including annual reports, financial interests of Lords, the peers' reimbursement scheme and standing orders

Research publications

Research publications

Research produced by the Libraries of both Houses and by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology.

Parliamentary Archives

Parliamentary Archives

Browse Historical records online, search our catalogue of the Parliamentary Archives or arrange a visit to view our records.

EU referendum 2016 explained

Impartial analysis of the EU referendum offering information on potential “Brexit” and on remaining in the EU.

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