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The House of Commons offers 10 venues available for hire by companies, charities and organisations registered in the United Kingdom when the House is not sitting. Set within the historic Palace of Westminster, one of the most iconic buildings in the world, this magnificent building offers the ultimate setting for any event.
The House of Commons has two licensed venues for weddings and civil partnerships. Celebrate your special day in the grandeur of the Members’ Dining Room or the beautiful oak panelled Jubilee Room.
Download the House of Commons venue guide ( PDF 7.18 MB)
Download our standard conditions of hire for functions and events ( PDF 377 KB)
Venues are available for hire by companies, charities and organisations registered in the United Kingdom when the House is not in session. View Recess dates to check date availability.
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