House of Commons publications

Read Commons publications covering parliamentary standards, accounts, management, standing orders and MPs’ financial interests.

Sessional Returns

Read a summary of the work of the House of Commons with information on sitting times, use of procedural instruments and the work of select committees

Sessional Diary

The House of Commons Sessional Diary records the time spent in the House on different types of business

Standing Orders of the House of Commons - Public Business

Check the rules that regulate the way MPs conduct House of Commons public business, including electing the Speaker and powers of committees

Standing Orders of the House of Commons - Private Business

Check the rules that regulate the conduct of private business in the House of Commons, including private bill procedure

House of Commons Commission publications

View reports published by the House of Commons Commission

House of Commons Annual Accounts

Find out the costs of running the Houses of Commons

Register of Members’ Financial Interests

Browse the up to date version of the register of House of Commons Members’ financial interests

Code of Conduct and Guide to Rules

View the code of conduct which assists Members in performing their duties as a MP

Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

View the annual reports published by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards

House of Commons supply estimates

Read the reports by which the House of Commons makes provision for its spending each year

House of Commons Members' Fund

Read the reports on the financial position of the Members' Fund

Sessional Information Digest

Access a digest of House of Commons business for a parliamentary session, including statistics on legislation and the work of committees

Weekly Information Bulletin

Browse recent and forthcoming business of the House of Commons and House of Lords, including a complete list of bills before Parliament

Related Information

Read General Committee debates from the beginning of the 2006-07 session.

Read Public Bill Committees debates from the last parliamentary session to 2006. View Standing Committee debates back to 1997.

Deposited papers are placed in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords Library by a minister or the Speaker. The majority of deposited papers are placed by ministers in reply to parliamentary questions.

House of Commons transparency publications

Certain information is made routinely available and is published for the House of Commons.