House of Lords publications

Read Lords publications including annual reports, business plans, the financial and other interests of Lords and their staff, the peers' reimbursement scheme and standing orders

Standing Orders of the House of Lords relating to Public Business

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

Standing Orders of the House of Lords relating to Private Business

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

Companion to the Standing Orders and guide to the Proceedings of the House of Lords

Read the authoritative guide to procedure in the House of Lords

Guide for Deputy Speakers and Deputy Chairmen

Browse the guide to regulating business in the Lords Chamber

House of Lords Annual reports

Find out what work the House of Lords has been doing in its annual report

House of Lords Business Plans

Discover what the House of Lords plans to do over the coming months and years

Register of Hereditary Peers

Check the list of hereditary peers who have indicated their willingness to stand for election as members of the House of Lords under Standing Order 10 (Hereditary peers: by-elections).

House of Lords Resource Accounts

Check the financial statements for House of Lords Members’ expenses and administration

Register of Lords Interests

Browse the up to date version of the register of Lords’ interests and code of conduct

House of Lords List of Members

Check the list of the Members of the House of Lords as at 8 May 2013

Register of Interests of Lords Members' Staff

Browse the up to date version of the register of Lords Members’ Staff interests and code of conduct

Peers’ Reimbursement Allowance Scheme

Read about the expenses that can be paid to Members of the House of Lords arising from their duties in the House of Lords

Sessional Papers

Find information about the papers laid in the House of Lords

Public Bill Statistics in the House of Lords

Sessional Statistics relating to Public Bills in the House of Lords

Sessional Statistics for the House of Lords

Sessional Statistics provide a breakdown of the work of the House of Lords for each session of Parliament

Hansard

Hansard (the Official Report) is the edited verbatim report of proceedings in the House of Commons. There is also an official report of the House of Lords known as Lords Hansard.

Bills before Parliament


Browse a list of all Bills currently before Parliament and keep up to date with their progress. Also find amendment papers and other Bill documents, and sign up to an email alert or use our RSS feeds.

Related information

Select Committee publications, including reports, transcripts of meetings and written evidence submitted by the public and organisations

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.

View the results of votes in the House of Lords

Get an overview of what is going on in the House of Lords Chamber

Access the corrected, archive edition of Minutes of Proceedings, the formal record of House of Lords business for a given day