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What do Select Committees do?

Much of the work of the House of Commons and the House of Lords takes place in committees, which examine issues in detail, from government policy to proposed new laws.

Open calls for evidence

Browse a list of all committee inquiries currently accepting written evidence:

Public Bill Committee debates

Browse House of Commons Public Bill Committees, including membership details and the latest version of the Bill:

Committee calendars

House of Commons committee calendar

Advance information about all public committee meetings, publication dates of reports and debates.

House of Lords Committee Bulletin

The House of Lords Committee Office publishes a daily bulletin detailing current inquiries, upcoming meetings, published reports and contact information.

Watch committees

Attend an evidence session

Committees, made up of MPs or Lords, examine issues in detail such as new legislation or topics like the economy. Watch democracy in action by attending a public committee session.

Parliament TV

Parliament's video and audio channel carries live and archived coverage of proceedings including PMQs, debates and committee meetings in both Houses.

Select Committees Film

This short film explains the role and impact of select committees of the House of Commons, their membership, how they conduct inquiries, what it's like to be a witness and how you can get involved.