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Essential event information

The House of Commons forms part of the Palace of Westminster, which remains a Royal Palace; is one part of the legislature of the United Kingdom; a grade I listed building, and part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As such, the many considerations of planning an event here can seem complex and overwhelming at times.

Below is some key information which we feel will help you better understand some of our many rules and regulations and assist you in planning key elements of your event, giving you peace of mind.

Security information

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To ensure that UK Parliament remains a safe and accessible place for those who work at or visit the Parliamentary Estate, we have implemented a number of security measures.

Security information to note before and during your visit