House of Commons recess dates

The State Opening for the 2017-18 session will take place on Wednesday 21 June 2017.

The following dates were announced before the House dissolved for the 8 June General Election.

2017-18 session


House rises

House returns

Summer 20 July 2017 5 September 2017
Conference 14 September 2017 9 October 2017

The exact pattern of recesses can change and is normally slightly different for the two Houses.