Welcome to the UK Parliament Web Archive

This collection of archived web content was selected for preservation by the Parliamentary Archives.


We capture, preserve, and make accessible UK Parlaiment information published on the web. The web archive includes websites and social media dating from 2009 to the present.

What is web archiving?

Web archiving is the process of collecting portions of the World Wide Web to ensure that the information is preserved in an archive for future researchers, historians, and the public.

The Parliamentary Archives carries out web archiving to preserve the websites and some social media accounts of UK Parliament. The archived materials are kept in the UK Parliament Web Archive (UKPWA) which anyone can access online.