How can I get involved with select committees?
It is crucial that select committees hear from you in their inquiries so they can hear valuable real-life stories.
The UK Parliament Outreach and Engagement Service works in partnership with committees to identify ways in which you can become more involved with select committees.
Our select committee engagement activities include:
- hosting informal discussions and events around the UK so that MPs can hear direct from members of the public
- publicising calls for evidence via targeted email communications
- working with partner organisations to promote greater participation
facilitating sessions with groups to support them to submit written evidence
How to get involved
Sign up to our mailing list and tick the boxes on the form about topics you're passionate about.
When we schedule a new event in your region, we will email you with information on how to attend. We will also let you know when a committee calls for evidence on an issue you are interested in.
Please note that while the UK Parliament Outreach and Engagement Service supports as many committees as possible, it does not manage communications for all committees' calls for evidence. If there is a particular policy area you are interested in, we recommend you sign up for email alerts direct from the relevant select committee.
You can find contact details for House of Commons and House of Lords Select Committees, plus information on their roles and remits online:
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