About the House of Lords

This section outlines further information on the role and work of the House of Lords.

Work of the House of Lords

Find out more about the role and work of the House of Lords.

Membership of the House of Lords

More information about members of the House of Lords.

History of the House of Lords

Guide to the key dates in the evolution of the House of Lords.

Members of the Lords: allowances

Find out more about the current financial support system.

Standards

MPs and members of the House of Lords are expected to adhere to high standards in their public life.

Lords Digital Chamber

Connect with members of the Lords on the Lords Digital Chamber - a website featuring social media feeds from peers and political groups.