Using this website

Privacy policy

This page sets out the controls the House of Commons and House of Lords has in place to protect any information you may send to us through the website.


This is a general help page which highlights certain services which you may be interested in using.

Search help

Searching the parliamentary website

Information about PDF Readers

This page sets out information about Pdf Readers and how to use them as the website does have a lot of Pdf material such as Research Papers and Library Notes which require certain software to be on users' computers.

Website survey and data protection

This page provides information about how parliament stores your personal details, captured via our website survey, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998

Working at Parliament

Parliament offers a enjoyable and rewarding career, with staff supporting the most important democratic institution in the UK.

About Parliament

Learn how Parliament works, explore its history and find out more about its role.